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					               Loyola University Chicago School of Law
                Application for Certificate in Advocacy
                           for J.D. Students

Application Date: ______________ _______                20___
                      Month        Day                   Year


Your Name: __________________________________________________________
            (Please print your name exactly as you would like it to appear on the Certificate)



Social Security Number:


Your Graduation Date: January ____ 20___                   or       May ____ 20___


                                              Certificate Courses

List below those classes which you have taken in order to qualify for the certificate
(you must have completed the designated courses and have a 3.0 average in them to qualify). If you
have any questions regarding approved courses for the certificate, contact Megan Canty, Assistant
Director of Advocacy, at MCanty@luc.edu


                                           1. Required Core Courses

                                                                Semester Taken               Grade Earned

Evidence                                                   ___________________           ___________________
Trial Practice I                                           ___________________           ___________________
Trial Practice 2                                           ___________________           ___________________
Corboy Fellowship*                                         ___________________           ___________________

*Completion of six (6) graded credit hours of the Corboy Fellowship substitutes for
Trial Practice I and Trial Practice II.
                        2. Courses in Trial and Appellate Advocacy (at least 2)


                                                     Semester Taken          Grade Earned

Advanced Advocacy                                  ___________________     ___________________
Advanced Civil Procedure                           ___________________     ___________________
Advanced Evidence                                  ___________________     ___________________
Advanced Litigation Skills                         ___________________     ___________________
Advanced Motion Writing for Civil Litigators       ___________________     ___________________
Advanced Trial Practice                            ___________________     ___________________
Advanced Trial Practice and Courtroom Technology ___________________       ___________________
Advanced Writing for Civil Litigation              ___________________     ___________________
Advance Writing for Litigation                     ___________________     ___________________
Appellate Practicum                                ___________________     ___________________
Argument and Persuasion                            ___________________     ___________________

Complex Issues in Personal Injury Litigation       ___________________ ___________________
Complex Litigation                                 ___________________     ___________________
Criminal Appellate Practicum                       ___________________     ___________________

Federal Criminal Practice                          ___________________     ___________________

Federal Prosecution Seminar                        ___________________     ___________________

Health Care Litigation and Medical Malpractice     ___________________     ___________________
Illinois Litigation                                ___________________     ___________________
Intellectual Property Litigation Seminar           ___________________     ___________________
The Law of Jury Selection                          ___________________     ___________________
Litigation Ethics                                  ___________________     ___________________
Litigation process and techniques                  ___________________     ___________________
Modern Civil Litigation I                          ___________________ ___________________
Modern Civil Litigation II                         ___________________     ___________________
Pre-Trial Litigation                               ___________________     ___________________
Pre-trial Litigation: Depositions, objections,
and motions in limine                              ___________________     ___________________
Pre-Trial Litigation: Illinois Civil Litigation     ___________________       ___________________
Preparation and Trial of a Personal Injury Suit     ___________________       ___________________
Science in the Law                                  ___________________       ___________________
Securities Litigation Seminar                       ___________________       ___________________
Seminar on the Preparation and
Trial of a Private Antitrust Suit                   ___________________       ___________________

Supreme Court Seminar                               ___________________       ___________________
Tax Procedures and Litigation                       ___________________       ___________________
Trial of a Medical Malpractice Case                 ___________________       ___________________




                             3. Courses in Alternative Dispute Resolution (1)

                                                      Semester Taken            Grade Earned

Advanced ChildLaw Mediation                         ___________________       ___________________
Alternative Dispute Resolution                      ___________________       ___________________
Child and Family Law Mediation                      ___________________       ___________________
Client Counseling and Negotiating                   ___________________       ___________________
Client Counseling Seminar                           ___________________       ___________________
International Commercial Arbitration and the CISG ___________________ ___________________

Labor Arbitration                                   ___________________       ___________________
Mediation Advocacy                                  ___________________       ___________________
Mediation and Collaborative law                     ___________________       ___________________
Mediation Practicum                                 ___________________       ___________________
Mediation Seminar                                   ___________________       ___________________
Negotiations Seminar                                ___________________       ___________________
Transnational Dispute Resolution                    ___________________       ___________________
                                     4. Co-Curricular Experiences (1)

                                                  Semester of Participation

Business Law Clinic                                 ___________________
Child and Family Law Clinic                         ___________________
Community Law Center Clinic                         ___________________
Criminal Externship                                        ___________________
Federal Tax Clinic                                         ___________________
London Comparative Advocacy                                ___________________

Moot Court competition team                                ___________________

Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot              ___________________




                                               5. Extra-curricular Events
Students must also attend one “Meet the Lawyers” panel discussion held by the Loyola Circle of
Advocates. At these events, held each semester, leading attorneys and judges from the Chicago legal
community discuss specific areas of advocacy. Past discussions have included criminal law and the
federal court system. Attendance is taken at each of these events. The Advocacy Center will confirm
that your attendance at one of these events was recorded.



                                                Required Signatures


_______________________________                            __________________________
       Applicant's Signature                                            Date




This form must be submitted first to Professor James P. Carey, Room 1029, for approval.


_____________________________________                      __________________________
       Signature of Professor James P. Carey                            Date




This form must be submitted to Dora Jacks, Registrar, at your scheduled graduation interview.


_____________________________________                      __________________________
       Signature of Dora Jacks, Registrar                                   Date

				
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