Brooklyn Law School’s highly regarded clinical program continues to provide students with invaluable experience and an opportunity to turn classroom principles into practice in a real-word setting. The following is a brief look at some of the most recent important work performed by the Law School’s clinical students.
Corporate and Real Estate Students Close $1.66 Million Dollars in Loans for Low-income Co-ops in Three Days
With $1.66 million dollars obtained for three distressed low-income cooperatives in as many days of closings, the corporate and real estate clinic wrapped up an extremely productive semester.
BLS Announces New Mandatory Clinic Requirement; Ranks as a ‘Top School for Clinics’
Brooklyn Law School, well known as a trailblazer in providing clinic experience, recently created a new mandate that students complete at least one clinic or externship course before graduation. The new guidelines, which take effect with this fall’s entering class, are not a radical departure for the Law School: Nearly all BLS students already fulfill the clinic requirement. The announcement coincides with a National Jurist survey that included BLS among the top 20 “law schools for clinics.”