The Student Perspective

Student testimonials 

  • "My experience in clinic has shaped the way I view social justice and advocacy for clients.
    Hands down the best part of my law school career." - Tiffany Clark ’17
  • "The Hunter Clinic is the only place in law school where we really learned about how to effectively interact with and address the legal needs of clients. The entire experience was fundamental in rounding out my legal education.” - Aubry Talkington ’16
  • "The clinic is like a slice of real-life practice in a controlled setting. Real frustration. Real problems. Real clients.” - Chime Nwikoro ’17
  • "I never thought that I'd be applying what I learned in a contracts drafting course to my work for the Hunter Legal Center - but I did just that." - Monica Harasim ’17
  • "I am so very grateful to the SMU Legal Clinics for a myriad of reasons, including the Clinics’ ability to remind law students that there is a world at our doorstep where people desperately need legal services to help them secure the most basic fundamental life necessities." - Will Stovall ’17. 


Examples of Our Work


Victorious after obtaining an Order of Protection for our client, a survivor of domestic violence

Conducting a training for New Friends New Life on trafficking survivors’ eligibility for orders of non-disclosure
       
Overseeing filming of an educational video about domestic violence created for the Vickery Meadow Learning Center 

 
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