One of four new programs that Southern California law school is introducing this fall
The Trial Advocacy program will include a 15-week "residency" in a criminal agency or law firm. According to the law school, this residency will see them "routinely make court appearances and handle other pretrial matters. Most will also try at least one complete jury trial."
The program is designed for "new law graduates or practicing lawyers who wish to gain otherwise unattainable civil or criminal trial experience."
Attorneys must be licensed by the California Bar to participate in the second semester residency program."
Chapman University is located in Orange, California, in the greater Los Angeles Area.
For more information, please see the program's brochure (PDF). For more information about this and other programs on offer at Chapman, please see their full LLM GUIDE directory listing.
Related Law Schools
More LLM News
Post-LL.M. Careers: The World Could be your Oyster
Feb 28, 2019
After an LL.M. degree, grads have many career options, from Big Law firms to the public sector and even academia
Why an LL.M. in Human Rights Law is a Passport to Rewarding and Boundless Careers
Feb 18, 2019
There is a misconception that a post-LL.M. career in human rights is “mushy”, but it’s intellectually rigorous, from defending Guantanamo Bay detainees, to helping Roma children
Online and Hybrid LL.M. Programs: The Best of Both Worlds
Jan 04, 2019
A number of law schools across the globe are creating courses that mix online and on-campus learning as students demand greater flexibility