Family Law Externship

Credit Hours: 3
Overseeing Professor: Christine E. Cerniglia

About The Program

Working closely with their assigned supervisors, students perform a variety of family-law related work. Students perform research and writing tasks, monitor case loads, examine files, review documents, and observe courtroom and/or mediation sessions.

Placement Locations

  • Bay Area Legal Services (BALS) (Tampa and St. Petersburg)
  • Community Law Program (St. Petersburg)
  • Gulfcoast Legal Services (Bradenton and St. Petersburg)
  • Heart of Adoptions, Inc. (Tampa)

Program Requirements

  • 128 hours per semester
  • Additional requirements as determined by overseeing professor