Mini Law School



Mini Law School provides participants with a better understanding of important legal principles in key areas of the law.  Taught by members of our law school faculty, the eight-week series provides lifelong learning opportunities for interested members of the community.

In fall 2015, Colorado Law's Mini Law School will hold eight sessions on Tuesday evenings from September 8 through November 3. Class is from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. and is held in the Wittemyer Courtroom at the Wolf Law Building on the Boulder campus. Colorado Law’s Mini Law School also will be livestreamed from Boulder to the Liniger Building at CU South Denver on the same dates and times. Each week, a different topic is presented. 


Date  Instructor Topic
Sept. 8 Scott Moss Constitutional Law
Sept. 15   Harry Surden Intellectual Property Law
Sept. 22 NO CLASS  
Sept. 29 Frederic Bloom Litigation
Oct. 6 David Hasen Estate Planning & Taxation 
Oct. 13 Mark Squillace Environmental Law
Oct. 20 Jennifer Hendricks Family Law
Oct. 27 Ann England Criminal Law
Nov. 3 Mark Loewenstein  Contracts & Business Law
The registration fee for the entire series is $100 and participants who attend at least six of the eight sessions receive a Mini Law School Certificate (no academic credit is received for participation).  There are no required readings, tests, or homework assignments - just a great opportunity to learn about the law!
This popular program is open to everyone, but registration is required and is on a first-come, first-served basis. To receive more information, please email Please register for the live Boulder program at Please register for the televised CU South Denver program at

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations received before September 8 will receive a refund of class fees paid less $14.00 in transaction and registration fees ($86.00). Unfortunately, we cannot offer any refunds for cancellations received after September 8. Class participants will have an opportunity to make up missed classes via video replay.