Mark MeredithAdjunct Professor of LawAttorney at Law
Mark Meredith is general counsel and senior consultant at CaseSight, Inc. in Boston. He was formerly a partner at Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP, where his practice focused on complex commercial litigation in a variety of areas including breach of contract, corporate governance, securities and enforcement, intellectual property, and false advertising. He has litigated cases in state and federal courts throughout the country and has represented companies, utilities, and individuals in arbitrations, mediations, bankruptcy proceedings, and internal investigations. Prior to joining the firm, he was an associate in the New York offices of Ropes and Gray, LLP, and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP, and he served as a law clerk for the Honorable United States District Court Judge Frederic Block of the Eastern District of New York. Before he entered law school, he enjoyed a career as a professional actor.
LAW.670New York Civil PracticeClick to Open
This course will cover New York civil procedure from the commencement of a lawsuit through final adjudication. Topics will likely include the discovery process, the trial process, alternative dispute resolution, equitable remedies, and recent developments in New York law.
Course DegreeJuris DoctorMaster of Studies in Law
We have classified RWU Law classes under the following headers. One of the following course types will be attached to each course which will allow students to narrow down their search while looking for classes.
Students in the first and second year are required to take classes covering the following aspects of the law—contracts, torts, property, criminal law, civil procedure, and constitutional law, evidence, and professional responsibility. Along with these aspects, the core curriculum will develop legal reasoning skills.
After finishing the core curriculum the remaining coursework toward the degree is completed through upper level elective courses. Students can choose courses that peak their interests or courses that go along with the track they are following.
Seminars are classes where teachers and small groups of students focus on a specific topic and the students complete a substantial research paper.
Inhouse Clinics and Clinical Externships legal education is law school training in which students participate in client representation under the supervision of a practicing attorney or law professor. RWU Law's Clinical Programs offer unique and effective learning opportunities and the opportunity for practical experience while still in law school.