Criminal Practice Statement of Completion
Criminal law is a dynamic field that can offer a fulfilling career to those passionate about social and criminal justice issues. At Oregon Law, students can receive a Criminal Practice Statement of Completion to complement their legal education. The program’s curriculum gives students hands-on opportunities in criminal law and procedure that enable them to enter the workforce practice-ready and able to add immediate value.
To receive a Criminal Practice Statement of Completion, a student must satisfactorily complete all of the following courses:
- Criminal Adjudication
- Criminal Investigation
- Trial Practice
A successful candidate must also satisfactorily complete two of the following courses:
- Children and the Law
- Criminal Responsibility Seminar
- Defense Clinic
- Federal Judicial Settlements
- Forensic Science in Criminal Law
- Immigration Law
- International Criminal Law
- Prosecution Clinic
- Selected Issues in Criminal Procedure
- White Collar Crime
In addition to completing the curriculum referenced above, a candidate for the Criminal Practice Statement of Completion must also complete an academic research paper of high professional quality concerning criminal justice issues. The student must receive advance approval of his or her topic from a faculty member of the Criminal Practice Certification Committee.
A full list of requirements and procedures is available to current students in MyLaw. The information contained on this page is only a summary of the academic requirements.
For specific course requirements for individual Statements, please go to “Forms” under the Registrar’s tab in MyLaw.