University of Denver

Student Perspective

Student Perspective: Teaching the Importance and Skill of Client Counseling

Allison Small
Allison Small is a third year law student at Hofstra Law who took Family Law with Skills as a second year law student. She is now a teaching assistant for the course. Her professional field of interest is child and family studies. One of the most fundamental skills an attorney can learn (and learn as early as possible...

The Practicality of Practicums: Former Student on Being Prepared for Practice

Alli Gerkman
At Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers, we highlight the work of professors , the needs of the profession and, increasingly, the experiences of the law students who take law classes that rise to the Carnegie model . In the February edition of the Denver Bar Association Docket, lawyer Beth Tomerlin writes about her experience...