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The Externship Program permits students to receive academic credit while gaining practical and substantive experience in a field office. The required seminar class is utilized to reflect upon the experiences in the field and to teach students essential lawyering skills, such as, timekeeping, practical drafting, reflection,  collaborative learning, negotiation, and time management. Over the course of the semester, students produce written work product for the field office and submit a final portfolio at the end of the semester. The externship program requires students to apply online and submit materials through Simplicity as part of the application process.  The field placement supervisor may require an interview and ultimately makes the selection. The Externship Program allows students to gain hands-on experience while making a real impact in a legal office or chambers.  Many students find the experience invaluable. 


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