In collaboration with Stanford Law School, spend 10 days in the San Francisco Bay Area that can put you on the path to a career in law. Join other high school students from around the country for this opportunity to learn from and interact with subject matter experts and gain invaluable hands-on experience.
Stanford Law School and Envision have collaborated to offer high school students the opportunity to get a glimpse into the legal profession and a taste of the study of law. At Intensive Law & Trial, you will learn to apply legal concepts in the courtroom while experiencing dormitory living on the Stanford University campus.
During the program, you will
- Be exposed to the practice of law, legal rhetoric, and ethics from pre-eminent legal professionals, including Stanford Law School professors
- Develop and practice essential legal skills such as making impactful opening and closing arguments, preparing cases, and readying witnesses for cross-examinations
- Conduct trial preparation in a mock trial setting as you deliver your case before a role-played judge at the San Francisco Superior Court
The program curriculum has been endorsed by the American Mock Trial Association and recognized as an approved program by the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).
Enrich Your Envision Experience - Cultural Extension
After completing the program, you have the opportunity to enhance your Envision experience by participating in the Cultural Extension in San Francisco, where you will make new memories while exploring all that the “City by the Bay” has to offer. You may sign up for the Cultural Extension during the enrollment process.
PLEASE NOTE: The cultural extension is not affiliated with Stanford Law School in any way.
As part of the enrollment process you will be asked to fill out a short application to confirm your program eligibility.