Criminal Justice Courses

In addition to survey courses in Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure (investigations and adjudication), our curriculum in the criminal justice field offers more than 30 courses and seminars on a range of topics taught by full-time faculty and distinguished adjunct professors. Current courses include:

Federal Criminal Investigation
Securities Fraud: Criminal and Regulatory Enforcement
Corporate and White Collar Crime Seminar
New York Criminal Procedure Workshop
Problem Solving Justice
Criminal Law
Criminal Procedure Adjudication
Criminal Procedure Investigations


Our nationally recognized Clinical Education Program provides numerous opportunities for students to work in and engage with criminal justice organizations during law school in federal and state courts, in trial and appellate settings, and at criminal justice agencies. Current clinics include:

Criminal Defense & Advocacy Clinic
Prosecutors: Brooklyn District Attorney
BLS/EXI Innocence
Prosecutors: USAO EDNY
Youth Reentry and Legal Services 

Criminal Justice Certificate

Brooklyn Law School offers a certificate in criminal law earned by taking at least seven courses in the criminal law field, including at least two skills courses.