TEACHING

The Law Lab is dedicated to positioning its students for success in both traditional and alternative legal job markets.  Achieving this mission entails providing a robust set of course offerings that not only teach foundational lawyering skills but also methodologies for applying technology and quantitative analysis to the delivery of legal services.  Students in Law Lab courses will see firsthand how technological advancements and more efficient business processes are shaping the practice of law.  Importantly, students will be able to create, build, and innovate in ways that truly reflect a laboratory, because the Law Lab is just that: a lab.


LEGAL Innovation + Technology Certificate Program
(Subject to Approval)


Proposed Courses

REQUIRED
 

  • Practice + Professionalism  (3 credits)

  • Legal Analytics I  (2 credits)

  • Justice + Technology Practicum  I (2 credits)

  • Legal Project Management + Process Improvement (Lean / Six Sigma) (2 credits)

  • Legal Tech / Innovation Externship or Clinic (3 credits)

ELECTIVES

  • Legal Analytics II  (2 credits)

  • Justice + Technology Practicum  II (2 credits)

  • Lawyers as Social Innovators (2 Credits)

  • eDiscovery (2 credits)

ELECTIVES IN DEVELOPMENT

  • Transactional Automation

  • Financial Technology + Compliance

  • Design Thinking ∩ Law