Course: Students Law Office 1

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Course title Students Law Office 1
Course code CPV/NSPP1
Organizational form of instruction Exercise
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 6
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Juráš Marek, JUDr. PhD.
  • Bryxová Vendula, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Wittnerová Bronislava, JUDr. M.Sc.
  • Kopečný Zdeněk, JUDr. Mgr.
  • Preissler Adam, Mgr.
  • Šmíd Ondřej, JUDr. Ph.D.
  • Podrazil Petr, JUDr. Ph.D.
  • Tomoszek Maxim, JUDr. PhD.
  • Petrov Křiváčková Jana, JUDr. Ph.D.
  • Šínová Renáta, JUDr. Ph.D.
  • Hamuľáková Klára, JUDr. Ph.D.
  • Halířová Gabriela, JUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Seminar topics: 1. Legal analysis and problem solving 2. Interviewing 3. Case and documents management 4. Counselling

Learning activities and teaching methods
Activating (Simulations, Games, Dramatization)
Learning outcomes
In this subject, students provide legal advice to live-clients under supervision of experienced professionals. Students will analyze and solve various legal problems from different branches of law and interconnect knowledge acquired in substantive subjects, accompanied by development of legal skills. The subjects also includes a compulsory workshop aimed at organization of the Students Law Office and legal skills important for clinical legal education.
In this subject, students will link theoretical knowledge of different branches of law to better understand complex functioning of law in practice. They will develop legal skills such as interviewing, counselling, case and documents management, legal analysis and problem solving, legal drafting and others. They will also acquire an invaluable practical experience of application of law in practice under supervision of qualified professionals.
There are no pre-requisites for this subject.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Colloquy is obtained based on active participation of the student in the practical part of the subject and development of appropriate skills.
Recommended literature
  • Příručka studenta právních klinik / Clinical Student Handbook.
  • Relevantní judikatura / Relevant case-law.
  • Relevantní právní předpisy / Relevant legislation.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 5 Winter
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 3 Winter
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 4 Winter