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Video: This Is What Lawyers Do (Law Professor Perspectives)

Professors JoNel Newman and Melissa Swain, who teach the Health Rights Clinic Medical Legal Partnership at the University of Miami School of Law, provide insight about their teaching methods and course model. The professors discuss providing students with exposure to multiple areas of law and...

Video: Health Rights Clinic Medical Legal Partnership

In this video, several individuals affiliated with the Health Rights Clinic Medical Legal Partnership and the University of Miami School of Law discuss the benefits of the multi-disciplinary clinical program. Professor JoNel Newman and others discuss the areas of law, practical skills, and the...

Law Clinics and Students as First Responders: CLEA Award Nomination

This award nomination describes the Haitian TPS Project, an initiative started by the Health Rights Clinic at the University of Miami. As part of the project, clinic participants helped Haitian immigrants residing in the United States gain Temporary Protected Status after the earthquake in 2010...

The Client’s Perspective on the Initial Interview (Law Review Article)

The article reviews the pilot study of the Effect Lawyer Client Communication Project (ELCC), which focuses on the initial client-lawyer interview based upon it’s importance in determining client retention and satisfaction. The study also purports that the initial interview is the one unit of...