Civil Clinics

Civil Clinics Representation

The Virgil D. Hawkins Civil Clinics

The Virgil D. Hawkins Civil Clinics at the University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law give students an opportunity to represent indigent clients with their family law problems, advocate for children in many different settings, become a county court mediator, and work on other real-life lawyering challenges. Real world legal work is paired with practical classroom instruction.

There are four individual clinics within the Virgil D. Hawkins Civil Clinic program:

The Family Advocacy Clinic

The Gator TeamChild Juvenile Clinic

The Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Clinic (IPVAC)

The County Court Mediation Clinic