Summer Stipend Recipients

Jennifer Roth
My experience at this internship has been incredible and unforgettable.  I assisted an attorney with research for her oral argument in front of...

Upcoming Events

Secrets & Scandals

Secrets & Scandals

Info Session for Prospective Students
NOV
10
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
10 Metacom Avenue, Bristol RI. 02809
Hands-on Deposition Skills Training Program
NOV
13
All Day
Providence and Bristol, Rhode Island
Secrets and Scandals: Reforming Rhode Island, 1986-2006
NOV
13
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
RWU School of Law, Bristol, RI
Criminal Justice Reform with Soffiyah Elijah
NOV
19
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Appellate Courtroom 283
Marine Affairs Student Roundtable Luncheon
NOV
19
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bay View Room


Checklist

Below is a quick list of ways RWU law students can meet the NY pro bono requirement rule through RWU Law programs. This should be used as an initial guide for identifying ways you may have already met the NY pro bono requirement. Once you have identified a program that may qualify, please make sure you read the NY rule, FAQs, and the Affidavit of Compliance at: http://www.nycourts.gov/attorneys/probono/baradmissionreqs.shtml.

I have completed one of the following RWU Law Clinics:

  • Immigration
  • Criminal Defense
  • Mediation

I have completed one of the following RWU Clinical Externship Programs (in-house corporate externships do not count):

  • Public Interest Externship
  • Prosecution
  • Environmental
  • Judicial

I have completed my pro bono requirement doing one of the following:

  • A Pro Bono Collaborative Project that involved supervision by an attorney or a judge.
  • A pro bono placement with a legal services organization.
  • A pro bono placement with a federal, state or local government agency.
  • A pro bono placement with a public defender’s or prosecutor’s office.