Cardozo's Field Clinics program sends teams of students to work in New York City law offices, representing clients and gaining valuable career experience.
Edward Snowden's recent disclosures about the NSA's surveillance activities have raised important national security and civil liberty questions.
Professor Alex Reinert, working as co-counsel with the New York Civil Liberties Union, brought a suit against the New York Department of Corrections that resulted in new guidelines for the use of solitary confinement.
Omar Mualimmak spent more than 2000 days in solitary confinement.
In a sweeping agreement in which Cardozo professor Alex Reinert served as co-counsel, The New York Civil Liberties Union and the New York State Department of Community Corrections announced an end to solitary confinement as used in New York State’s prisons for youth, pregnant inmates and developmentally disabled and intellectually challenged prisoners.
Cardozo School of Law's experiential learning programs take students out of the classroom, allowing them to hone their skills in real-world settings such as the courtroom.
In the My New York video series, students students and alumni speak about their professional and personal connections to New York City.
Over 250 Cardozo Law students will spend January in "law & life" intensives, designed to meet the demands of the changing legal landscape.