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Laurence Drivon School of Law Information Meetings

Laurence Drivon School of Law sponsors a Law School Information Meeting every second Tuesday of the month in the Courtroom of the Stockton campus. You are invited to learn more about what it takes to be considered for acceptance into the Juris Doctorate Program.  The Law School Information Meeting is designed to approach questions from prospective students regarding getting into Law School and the practice of Law.  Dean of Law, L. Patrick Piggott will be presenting the history of law and what it takes to be a successful attorney.

Topics of discussion include:

  • Admission Process
  • Educational Requirements
  • Tuition Costs
  • Financial Aid - Federal Student Loan Program
  • Curricula
  • Accreditation
  • LSAT Requirements
  • How to Become an Attorney
Future Dates for Information Meetings:
    June 12, 2015 - 7:00 p.m.
    July 9, 2015 - 7:00 p.m.
    August 14, 2015 - 7:00 p.m.
    September 8, 2015 - 7:00 p.m.
    October 13, 2015 - 7:00 p.m.
    November 10, 2015 - 7:00 p.m.
    December 8, 2015 - 7:00 p.m.

 

Please call Santa E. Lopez-Minatre, Director of Admissions at (209) 478-0800 ext. 3147 for additional information or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Expungement Clinic

Self-help services for "Expungement" are offered by the Laurence Drivon School of Law once a month inside of the Law School Courtroom.  Law students, under the supervision of a licensed attorney, will assist in the preparation of forms for what is commonly known as expugement.  The self-help clinic operates on first come, first served basis.  There will be no appointments or telephone service at this location.

To be eligible for expungement, you must meet the following conditions:

  • You have fulfilled all conditions of probation for the entire period of probation or have been discharged from probation prior to the termination.
  • If there was no grant of probation and one year has elapsed from the date of pronouncement of judgement and you have fully complied with the sentence of the Court.
  • Any fine imposed as a result of your conviction must be paid in full prior to filing a request for expungement.
  • You are not currently serving a sentence on any other case.
  • You are not currently charged with a law violation.
  • You are not currently on probation on any other case.
  • You must have a copy of your record (case number, conviction date, court location, and section violated).
Future Dates for Expungement Clinic:
    May 16, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    June 20, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    July 18, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    August 15, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    September 19, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    October 17, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    November 21, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    December 19, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Family Law Clinic

Self-help services are offered by the Laurence Drivon School of Law once a month inside of the Law School Courtroom.  The self-help clinic will assist with all family law issues with the exception of retirement and contempt issues.  The clinic will also assist in civil harassment, emancipation, civil name changes and step-parent adoptions.

The self-help clinic operates on first come, first served basis.  There will be no appointments or telephone service at this location. In order to provide better assistance, bring all prior filed court documents in your case. Children are not allowed at the clinic.

Please note that the clinic does not provide legal advice.  Clinic staff cannot represent you or the other party.  Both you and the other party in your case may not receive assistance from the clinic.  Matters discussed with clinic staff are not confidential.  Clinic staff are not responsible for the outcome.

To be seen as the clinic, you must arrive between 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. to sign in.  Only those signed in can be helped.

Future Dates for Family Law Clinic:
    May 19, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    June 16, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    July 21, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    August 18, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    September 15, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    October 20, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    November 17, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    December 15, 2015 - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.