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Charlotte School of Law’s goal is to train students to solve the legal problems and challenges of individuals, businesses and other entities in their communities and to be leaders in their communities.

 

Our Experiential Education Program is a roots effort to reflect the best practices in legal education. Through experiential education, professors add a layer of structure, guidance and reflection to enhance learning from experience.
 

The experiential opportunities we offer range from practice-based simulations to real-world mentee opportunities with experienced attorneys to actual practice expertience representing clients under the supervision of an experienced attorney.
 

BUSINESS LAW

Clinics:
Entrepreneurship Clinic [ENT]

Professors:
Carlos Pauling
Emma Best
H Beau Baez
Jason Jones
Mark Matthews
Rocky Cabagnot
Susan Rowe

Student Organizations:
Business and Law Society

Course Suggestions:
-Advanced Business Transactions
-Antitrust Law & Trade Regulation
-Bankruptcy Law
-Business Associations
-Business Drafting Seminar
-Capstone Course: Corporate Counsel
-Commercial Law
-International Business Law
-Law & Economics
-Nonprofit Organizations
 

CRIMINAL LAW

Professors:
Amy Meyers
Carol Turowski
Christopher Woodyard
D Scott Broyles
J Melissa Woods
Keith Howard
Mindy Sanchez
Sandra Jordan

Student Organizations:
The Innocence Alliance

Course Suggestions:
-Advances Criminal Advocacy – Arrest to Arraignment
-Advanced Criminal Advocacy – Trial Skills
-Criminal Procedure: Adjudication
-Cyber Crime
-Federal Criminal Law
-White Collar Crime
-White Collar Crime Seminar
 

EDUCATION LAW

Professors:
Keith Howard
Lois Grossman
Paul Meggett

Course Suggestions:
-Education Law
-Education, Justice, & the Law

EMPLOYMENT LAW

Professors:
Amy Meyers
Lois Grossman

Course Suggestions:
-Access to Justice: Unemployment Insurance Disputes
-Employment Discrimination
-Employment Law
-Employment Law: Workplace Health & Safety
-Essential Skills for the Employment Lawyer
-Unemployment Benefits Clinic
-Workers Compensation
 

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

Professors:
Heather Davis
Hillary Burgess
Jeanne Paben

Student Organizations:
-Environmental Legal Society
-Course Suggestions
-Environmental Law
-Land Use Seminar
 

FAMILY LAW

Clinics:
Family Advocacy Clinic [FAC]

Professors:
Carla Boles
Keith Howard
Lois Grossman

Student Organizations:
Estate Planning and Elder Law Society
Family Law Society

Course Suggestions:
-Adoption Law
-Decedent’s Estates
-Advances Decedent’s Estates
-Child Law: Abuse & Neglect
-Children in the Law
-Elder Law
-Estate Taxation & Planning
-Family Law
-Juvenile Law
-Poverty Law
 

HEALTH LAW

Professors:
Amy Meyers
Camille Davidson
Christopher Woodyard
Jean Veilleux
Lois Grossman
Paul Meggett

Student Organizations:
-Health Law Society
-Course Suggestions
-Medicine and Law
-Health Law
-Healthcare Law: Patient Care and Malpractice
-Healthcare Law: Regulatory Issues
-History of Medical Law
-Bioethics
 

HUMAN RIGHTS LAW

Clinics:
Civil Rights Clinic [CRC]
Professors
Meredith Jeffries
Sheryl Buske
Tony Ketron

Student Organizations:
-Public Interest Law Society
-Course Suggestions
-1983 Civil Rights Litigation
-Capstone Course: Civil Rights
-Human Injustice, Reparations and the Law
-International Human Rights
-Poverty Law
-Race, Law and Public Policy
 

IMMIGRATION LAW

Clinics:
Immigration Law Clinic [IMM]

Professors:
Sean Lew

Course Suggestions:
-Access to Justice: Immigration
-Capstone Course: Immigration
-Immigration Law
 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

Professors:
Carla Boles

Student Organizations:
CharlotteLaw Sports & Entertainment Law
Intellectual Property Law Society

Course Suggestions:
-Copyright Law
-Intellectual Property
-Internet Law
-Law and Film
-Social Media and the Law
-Sports Law
 

INTERNATIONAL LAW

Professors:
Sheryl Buske
Tony Ketron

Student Organizations:
International Law Society

Course Suggestions:
-Comparative Legal Traditions
-International Business Law
-International Commercial Arbitration
-International Human Rights
-International Law
-International Law: Children’s Human Rights
-Public International Law
 

PERSONAL INJURY LAW

Professors:
Amy Meyers
Christopher Woodyard
H Beau Baez
M Victoria Taylor
Meredith Jeffries
Paul Meggett
Robert Jenkins
Susan Rowe

Course Suggestions:
-Advanced Torts
-Medical Malpractice
-Workers Compensation
 

PROPERTY LAW

Professors:
Hillary Burgess
Mark Matthews

Student Organizations:
Real Estate Law Society

Course Suggestions:
-Commercial Leasing
-Commercial Real Estate Development Seminar
-Land Use Seminar
-Real Estate Finance
-Real Estate Finance: Advances Clinical Lab
 

SKILLS REQUIREMENT COURSES

Course Suggestions:
-Alternative Dispute Resolution
-Essential Skills for the Employment Lawyer
-Interviewing, Counseling, and Negotiations
-Advances Civil Advocacy – Pleadings and Discovery
-Advanced Civil Advocacy – Trial Skills
-Advanced Criminal Advocacy – Arrest to Arraignment
-Advanced Criminal Advocacy – Trial Skills
-Civil Litigation II
-Trial Practice
-Non-Judicial Externships and Clinics
-Pre-Trail Litigation
 

TAX LAW

Clinics:
Tax Controversy Clinic

Professors:
H Beau Baez
Steve Arsenault

Course Suggestions:
-Federal Income Tax
-Securities Regulations
-State and Local Taxation

 

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