years of in-house clinical legal education putting students in the driver’s seat
hours each year in legal services provided to clients in need
Clients and Parties Served Annually
The Clinical Program
The Gittis Legal Clinics are Penn Law’s teaching law firm, comprised of nine in-house clinics that offer students unique opportunities to develop essential lawyering skills and professional values. Our mission is to educate students on the skills and intricacies of being a lawyer while serving the legal needs of clients and underserved communities.Explore our Clinical Programs
The goal of the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School’s Externship Program is to supplement traditional classroom study and experiential study by providing external opportunities for students to observe and participate meaningfully in lawyering at government agencies, non-profit organizations, and with judges.Explore Externships
Gittis Legal Clinics’ Black Lives Statement
The Gittis Legal Clinics mourn the brutal murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless others whose lives were taken by police violence. We reaffirm that Black lives matter.