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Commencement 2011

Fast Facts

Each year, the Marine Affairs Institute takes RWU Law students on an educational cruise on Narragansett Bay. This trip helps first year students  better understand many of the marine and maritime issues affecting Rhode Island and New England.

First Impressions

Law Library



Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution Track

Core Electives
Administrative Law
Conflict of Laws
Federal Courts 
Mediation*
Remedies
Trial Advocacy
*
State-Specific Civil Procedure

Related Electives
Advanced Evidence
Advanced Appellate Advocacy*
Federal Income Tax
Insurance Law
Negotiation*
Lesson of Litigation
Relevant Seminars or Perspectives Courses as Offered

Capstone Experience
Mediation Clinic*
Advanced Trial Advocacy: Complex Personal Injury Cases*
Federal Practice/Commercial Litigation*
Judicial Clinical Externship (includes Semester in Practice)*
Public Interest Clinical Externship (Civil Litigation Placement) (includes Semester in Practice)*

Activities/Competitions
ABA Negotiation Competition    
ABA Representation in Mediation Competition
Moot Court
Trial Team   

* Experiential learning