Program Details

Program Name: Community and Transactional Lawyering Clinic

Category : Law, Social Justice and Government

DESCRIPTION: The Community and Transactional Lawyering Clinic, first established as the Community Law Clinic in 1996, provides corporate and transactional legal services to New Jersey non-profit corporations, start-up for-profit businesses, charter schools, and individuals such as artists and inventors. The clinic's primary focus is on businesses and organizations that provide services to and opportunities for poor and low-income people in the city of Newark and nearby urban areas. The clinic also strives to advance social change and social justice by representing resident groups and community development corporations regarding urban redevelopment planning.