Gideon Fellowship



SLN #: 21209
Course Prefix: LAW-791
Course Section: 027
Credit Hours: 6
Instructor(s): Barnes

Course Description:
Unparalleled exposure to indigent defense representation to one outstanding student each year.

The Fellowship is structured as a series of clinical experiences, offering a progression which gives the Fellow exposure to many areas of indigent defense work.

The Fellow is selected through an application and interview process.

The Fellow is expected to spend the summer term in the Public Defender Clinic, which fulfills the professional skills requirement for graduation, the fall term at the Maricopa County Public Defender’s Office, and the spring term at the Federal Public Defender’s Office.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 6
Grading Option: Pass/Fail Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: No
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: Yes
Final Exam Given: No
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies
Online Course Site: None