Curriculum

Clinic - The Government Immigration Lawyer Seminar

Credits: 2.00
Faculty: Joseph Marutollo

Federal Civil Litigation-USAO EDNY Immigration Unit (5 Credits) Faculty: Joseph Marutollo. Under the supervision of the Chief of Immigration Litigation at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York, students will represent the government in affirmative and defensive immigration cases in federal court. The students will be responsible for all aspects of these cases, including negotiating with plaintiffs' counsel, briefing motions, engaging in settlement discussions, and representing the government at federal court conferences.

Enrollment notes:

Students enrolled in the Federal Civil Litigation USAO EDNY Division Immigration Unit must also enroll in this seminar for both fall and spring semesters. Only students enrolled in this clinic can enroll in this seminar.

Grading:

Pass/fail only.