Legal Clinic Registration

Find information about registering for Drake's clinical courses on this page.

Spring 2018 Accepted Students

Congratulations to students admitted into Spring 2018 clinics! Download the list here:
Legal Clinic Accepted Students


Accepted students are responsible for registering for their clinical programs during the regular Law School registration period beginning Nov. 13 (for 3Ls) and Nov. 14 (for 2Ls).

Course Offerings

Due to the limited number of seats and the clinic's commitment to its clients, students may not drop clinical courses for the Spring 2018 semester after noon on Friday, Nov. 10 without approval from Director Patricia Houlihan.

For a complete list of clinic prerequisites and courses, visit the Drake Legal Clinic webpage.


Legal clinic orientation is mandatory. Orientation for Spring 2018 will be held on Jan. 12, 2018. Permission to be excused must be obtained by Director Patricia Houlihan in advance.

Questions? Contact Patricia Houlihan, Interim Director of Clinical Programs; Clinician in Residence, at 515-271-1942 or

Law School News
March 23, 2018
Professor Ken Kersch of Boston College will present “The Development of Constitutional Conservatism” on March 29 as part of the Drake Constitutional Law Center’s Distinguished Lecture Series.