McGeorge School of Law

McGeorge’s Legislative Clinic Recognized as Top 15 Most Innovative in Nation

November 13, 2014


McGeorge Legislative and Public Policy Clinic participants inside the California State Capitol, Vincent Wiraatmadja, '14, Marisa Shea, '14, and Jacob Smith, '14.

PreLaw magazine will honor 25 law school clinics for innovation in its Winter 2015 issue. McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific’s Legislative and Public Policy Clinic is among the top 15 most innovative clinics to be recognized, along with Georgetown University Law Center’s Social Enterprise & Nonprofit Law Clinic and Washington and Lee University School of Law’s Black Lung Legal Clinic.

The magazine sought nominations from law schools nationwide for clinics that were innovative in subject matter, structure or community served. It reviewed nominations from more than 76 law schools, and narrowed the list down to 25. It will recognize 15 clinics as the most innovative and 10 as runners-up. A shorter version of the story will also appear in the January issue of The National Jurist magazine.

Read the press release.