Resolve conflict — in and outside the courtroom.
From traditional courtroom litigation to the rapidly growing disciplines of negotiation
and mediation, this program prepares students to meet the changing demands of the
dynamic 21st-century legal environment.
In this program, you will build fundamental lawyering skills, develop trial and
negotiation techniques, and learn alternative strategies for resolving conflict and legal
disputes. Explore topics in civil or family mediation, evidence, criminal law, taxation, and
Listed among the nation's top 35 law schools for public interest and clinical
opportunities, the college offers valuable practical experiences in this area of law
through courtroom trials, the Northwest Institute for Dispute Resolution, externships,
the rigorous pro-bono program, and nine legal-aid clinics.