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For 2011 graduates, RWU Law had 11.1% of graduates entering public interest law, higher than the national average (7.5%).

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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