Clinical faculty members are actively engaged in supervising clinics, providing pro bono legal service in the community, and serving on public boards.
Professor Smith has directed and developed the Clinical Program over the past two decades, receiving the University of Utah Distinguished Service Award in 2006 in recognition of this work. She aspires to combine students’ service with their study of lawyering skills and ethics to produce greater self-knowledge while providing representation to needy clients and governmental entities.
Clinical Faculty in the News
On May 1, Paul Cassell, a Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, and John Wiethorn, a 3L at the College, were honored at the Utah State Bar’s Law Day Luncheon.
Cassell received the bar’s Scott M. Matheson Award, which was created to commemorate the former governor’s contribution to law-related education in the State of Utah. According to the bar, the award “recognize[s] annually individuals who have made outstanding contributions to law-related education for youth in the State of Utah.”