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About the Clinics

The Gittis Legal Clinics are Penn Law’s teaching law firm, comprised of eight 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.

History of the Clinics

For more than 40 years, students in Penn Law’s Gittis Center for Clinical Legal Studies have not only been learning valuable practical legal skills and putting the theory into practice, but they have also helped many deserving clients and our community.