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Fall 2019

Course Description
The Startup Practicum connects University of Miami School of Law students with new ventures in need of legal assistance. Students in the Startup Practicum help clients with organizing, financing, talent, intellectual property, risk, regulation and other legal issues that arise for entrepreneurs as they launch their new businesses and organizations. Students also help with client development and related activities. For more information, see All 3L, 2L and LLM students may apply as there are no prerequisites and CLI certification from the Florida Bar is not needed. However, enrollment is extremely limited and preference is given to 3Ls who are registered in the BILT Concentration and have completed Startup Law and Entrepreneurship, Business Associations, Securities Regulation, the Investors Rights Clinic, Employment Law, intellectual property courses (i.e. Trademark Law, Patent Law, Copyright Law and IP for Business Lawyers), Administrative Law, LawWithoutWalls and Professional Responsibility. To apply, email a resume and transcript (unofficial is acceptable) to Professor Ravicher ( at least two weeks prior to the opening of registration for the desired semester.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-12-2019 - 11-21-2019   M  3:30 PM-5:20 PM TBD

Course Frequency

Course Information

Credits: 6
Pass/Fail Option: No
Method of Evaluation:
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
Skills Requirement
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions: Enrollment is limited and preference is given to students that have taken Startup Law and Entrepreneurship, LawWithoutWalls or other courses in the relevant subject matters and are nearest to graduation. To apply, interested students may email a resume and transcript (unofficial is acceptable) to
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s):
The Business of Innovation, Law and Technology: BILT (Concentration)   More information
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
  • Textbook Name: The Entrepreneur's Guide to Law and Strategy
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Bagley and Dauchy
    Publisher: Cengage Learning
    Edition: 5th edition
    ISBN: 978-1285428499
First Class Assignment(s): TBD/None