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Clinical Programs

Clinical Programs

The School of Law offers students additional opportunities for experiential learning through clinical programs.

Experiential Education, All Year Long.

As part of our year-long field clinic program, students represent clients at hearings and trials. 

Litigate Before You Graduate.

Our in-house Appellate Litigation Clinic enables students to practice law before appellate courts. Students handle a wide variety of matters, including constitutional, criminal and immigration claims, and gain hands-on experience with all facets of appellate advocacy.

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Represent Philly's Entrepreneurs.

Our Entrepreneurial Law Clinic gives students opportunities to work with entrepreneurs in the Philadelphia area who need legal advice for getting their ventures off the ground. Teams of students receive guidance from mentors from some of Philadelphia’s top firms who serve as an advisory board to the clinic.

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Collaborate With Your Community.

The Community Lawyering Clinic offers up to 8 students the opportunity to gain firsthand experience handling the legal issues affecting Drexel's neighboring Mantua and Powelton Village communities.

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Professor Susan L. Brooks

Susan L. Brooks

Associate Dean for Experiential Learning

Dean Brooks is an expert on experiential learning, family law, children’s rights and therapeutic jurisprudence.
She came to the Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law from Vanderbilt University Law School, where she was a clinical professor of law and supervised the Child and Family Law Policy Clinic.


Phone: 215.571.4784

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