Tenant Eviction Defense

Tenant Eviction Defense - Professor Kamron Graham

  • Course Number: LAW-270
  • Course Type: Experiential
  • Credits: 2
  • Enrollment Limit: 8
  • Description: This simulation course will provide students with an in-depth understanding of tenant rights in Oregon, and will allow students the opportunity to develop practical skills associated with representing tenants facing eviction, housing discrimination, and other housing-related legal issues common to low-income clients. In addition to the focus on skill building and experiential learning, the class examines social justice issues connected to these legal problems, and will educate students on how to affordably, sensitively, and effectively represent clients in these situations. The course meets remotely for 12 weeks, plus one additional Friday on a date to be determined, and will include students from each of Oregon’s law schools.
  • Prerequisite: none
  • Evaluation Method: Final project
  • Capstone: no
  • WIE: no