University of New Hampshire

School of Law

JD Curriculum – General Requirements

General requirements
for all students

Course & credits

Total required credits


First year required
fall courses

Torts (3)
Contracts (3)
Civil Procedure (4)
Legal Writing & Analysis I (2)
Legal Research & Information Literacy (2)
The Legal Profession (1)

15 credits

First year required
spring classes

Property (4)
Con Law (4)
Sales (2)
Legal Writing & Analysis II (3)  

Fundamentals of Law Practice (3)
OR
Fundamentals of Intellectual Property (3)

16 credits

Upper level
requirements

Criminal Procedure (3)  

Administrative Procedure (3)
OR
Administrative Law & Advocacy Clinic (4)  

Professional Responsibility (3)

Upper Level Writing Requirement (2 or 3)
We offer a range of such courses each semester.

Upper Level Skills Requirement (2 or 3)
We offer a range of such courses each semester.

13-15
(depending on course selection)

Strongly recommended
& bar exam courses

Evidence (3)
Business Associations (3)
Personal Income Taxation (3)
Wills, Trusts and Estates (3)

12 credits

Other bar exam courses

Debtor-Creditor Relations (3)
Family Law (3)
Remedies (3)
Criminal Law (3)

 

 

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