J.D. Course Descriptions | Touro Law Long Island, NY

Course Descriptions

The following is an alphabetical listing of all required and elective courses. Students may select from more than 100 elective courses, enabling them to explore various aspects of the law and begin to build a foundation in an area of specialization. In addition, many electives are small-group seminars, providing extensive personal interaction with faculty members and classmates.

Courses marked with an * are offered periodically or in response to student demand. Courses marked with ** are part of Touro Law’s summer abroad programs

Accounting for Lawyers
Administrative Law
Advanced Bankruptcy Clinic
Advanced Legal Analysis I
Advanced Legal Analysis II
Advanced Legal Research
Advanced Persuasive Writing
American Legal Studies
American Legal Studies Practicum
American Trial Courts: Introduction to New York State Court Practice
Bankruptcy Clinic
Bankruptcy Law
Bioethics & the Law
Bio-Medical Ethics
Business Organizations I
Business Organizations II
Business Organizations Practice Module
Children & the Law
Civil Dispute Resolution & Procedure
Civil Practice Externship
Civil Procedure Survey
Community Law Services Clinic
Conflict of Laws
Constitutional Law I (Prior to Fall 2014)
Constitutional Law II (Prior to Fall 2014)
Constitutional Law Survey Construction Law & Practice
Contracts I (4 credits)
Contracts I (3 credits ) (Prior to Fall 2014)
Contracts II (2 or 3 credits)
Contracts Survey Criminal Defense Clinic
Criminal Law I
Criminal Law II
Criminal Procedure
Criminal Prosecution Clinic
Current Issues in Aging & Longevity Law Seminar
Disaster Relief Clinic
Drafting Commercial Documents
Education Law
Elder Law Clinic
Employment Discrimination Law
Entertainment Law
Entrepreneurship & the Law
Environmental Law
Environmental Law Practice Module
Estate & Gift Taxation (2 credits) 
Expert Legal Systems
Externship Seminar
Family Law
Family Law Clinic
Family Law Practice Module
Family Violence
Federal Income Tax
Federal Judicial Clerkship Externship
First Amendment Seminar
Health Care Law
Honors Trusts & Estates with Module
Human Trafficking
Immigration Law
Immigration Law Clinic
Independent Research (1 credit)
Independent Research (2 credits)
Independent Research (3 credits)
Insurance Law
Intellectual Property (2 credits)
Intellectual Property) (3 credits
International Human Rights
International Law
International Sales Law & Arbitration (4 credits)
Interviewing, Negotiating & Counseling* (2 credits)
Introduction to Compliance
Introduction to Federal Income Tax (Tax I)
Introduction to NYS Court Practice: Justice Courts
Introduction to the U.S. Legal System
Land Use, Zoning, & Planning
Landlord-Tenant Law
Law & Economics
Law & Entrepreneurship
Law & Religion
Law Practice Management
Legal Process I
Legal Process II
Legal Process for Foreign Attorneys (LL.M. Tutorial)
Mortgage Foreclosure Clinic
Mortgage Foreclosure Law
National Security & the Law
New York Criminal Practice
New York Legal Research
New York Practice
Patent Law
Patent Practice Seminar
Pre-Trial Litigation
Pro Bono Scholars Externship Seminar
Problem-Solving Justice
Products Liability
Professional Responsibility
Property Law Survey
Racism & American Law
Real Estate Transactions
Secured Transactions
Selected Topics in Criminal Justice

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