CONVERGEing Around the Study of Gender Violence: The Gender Violence Clinic at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law
Race & Social Justice Law Review, v. 4, 2014
12 Pages Posted: 27 Jun 2014
Date Written: 2014
Domestic violence clinics have been a staple of law school clinical programs since the 1980s. The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law recently created the nation’s first Gender Violence Clinic, however. This article describes the motivation for taking a broader approach to gender based violence, the types of cases handled by the clinic, the challenges posed by the clinic structure, and the pedagogical goals for the clinic.
Keywords: identity, violence, women
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation