Introduction to Legal Design


Course Code:
LAW 761
Law Honors/Pass/Restrd Cr/Fail


Intro to Legal Design is a 9-week course for law students & other graduate students to reimagine how legal services are delivered, & learn how to use human-centered design methods to create breakthrough solutions to complex problems. The students will work with project partners – including legal aid groups, courts, and private law firms — on 2 legal service challenges to help the partners solve real problems they & their users face. For each challenge, students will work on interdisciplinary teams, with close coaching from designers, engineers & lawyers. Students will learn design methods and use their respective expertise to design new innovations that make legal services more accessible & engaging. CONSENT APPLICATION: To apply for this course, students must complete and e-mail the Consent Application Form available on the SLS Registrar's Office website (see Registration and Selection of Classes for Stanford Law Students) to the instructor. See Consent Application Form for submission deadline. Elements used in grading: Class Participation, Attendance, Written Assignments.

Past Offerings

2014-2015 Spring

Introduction to Legal Design LAW 761 Section 01 Class #30415

  • 4 Units
  • Enrollment Limitations: Consent 24
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