National Awards

The Rutgers Clinical Program is a nationally-recognized and acclaimed program. Several members of the clinical faculty are leaders in the national clinical legal education community and multiple members have recently served as chairpersons of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Clinical Section,  as members of the AALS Clinical Section’s Executive Committee, the AALS Standing Committee on Clinical Education, the Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA) Board of Directors and on the Board of Editors of the Clinical Law Review. The program is often ranked among the top clinical programs in annual surveys and rankings of clinical programs and its talented and diverse faculty and students have garnered several national awards for groundbreaking accomplishments in teaching, advocacy, scholarship, and service generated through clinical work.

National awards in recent years include: