East Baton Rouge Parish Family Law Court Judge Pamela Baker helped swear in 21 LSU Law students to the school’s Clinical Legal Education Program during a recent ceremony.
Students sworn into the program have studied at the Law Center for two years and will now be able to practice law through the clinic student practice rule, or Louisiana Supreme Court Rule XX. The rule requires that a student take an oath prior to acting as a student attorney.
As part of the clinic, the students will represent either children in juvenile proceedings, individuals facing immigration consequences, or mediate for families in crisis.
The following students were sworn in: