Sunita Patel

Sunita Patel

Assistant Professor of Law
Faculty Director, UCLA Veterans Legal Clinic
J.D. American University Washington College of Law
B.A. Tulane University
UCLA Faculty Since 2017

S. Patel

Law scholars and criminologists have long examined the extent to which policing operates to prevent crime and protect the public. Some other scholars view police as a tool of displacement and social...

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S. Derian / S. Patel

This is a practical, experiential course on how try to conduct a trial. Students will learn, and then perform during exercises and simulations, the basic skills of a trial lawyer: opening statement,...

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S. Patel

The Civil Rights and Police Accountability Clinic pursues police reform through civil litigation. In the seminar, students will develop litigation skills including complaint drafting, litigation...

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S. Patel / J. Nishimoto

The Poverty, Homelessness, and Criminalization Clinic provides an exciting remote-only live-client opportunity to engage in critical legal services, litigation, and policy advocacy during the...

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S. Patel

The Poverty, Homelessness, and Criminalization Clinic provides an exciting remote-only live-client opportunity to engage in critical legal services, litigation, and policy advocacy during the...

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