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RWU Law provides students a broad range of marine resource and maritime courses taught by full professors as well as expert practitioners.  The curriculum includes courses in admiralty, fisheries, piracy, ocean and coastal law, ocean policy, and climate change.

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The Black Pearl



Family Law Track

Core Electives
Children and the Law
Domestic Violence Law
Family Law
Federal Income Tax
Mediation* or Family & Divorce Mediation*
Sexuality and the Law
Wills & Trusts

Related Electives
Elder Law
Gender and the Law
Juvenile Justice Law & Policy
Mental Health Law
Poverty Law
Trial Advocacy*
Relevant Seminars or Perspectives Courses as Offered

Capstone Experience
Mediation Clinic*
Public Interest Clinical Externship: RI Legal Services (includes Semester in Practice)*

Activities/Competitions
ABA Representation in Mediation Competition
Family Law Inns of Court
Moot Court

* Experiential learning