June 4 – 8, 2012
Hofstra Law hosts the National Institute for Trial Advocacy’s Training the Lawyer to Represent the Whole Family program.
March 12 – 13, 2012
Hofstra Law students participate in the National Judicial Leadership Summit on School-Justice Partnerships: Keeping Kids in School and Out of Court, organized by the New York State Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children.
December 1, 2011
Hofstra Law hosts graduation ceremony for local foster youth who have completed the Youth Advocacy Center’s Getting Beyond the System Self Advocacy Seminar.
Co-taught by Andrew Schepard and J. Herbie DiFonzo, Hofstra’s “Family Law with Skills” course has been selected by the Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers (ETL) project as a model of exemplary innovative teaching.
Hofstra Law begins to host Nassau County Youth Court hearings.