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Uyen Campbell

Director of Mentor Externship Program / Adjunct Faculty
J.D., University of Minnesota
B.A., University of Minnesota
(651) 962-4959

Uyen Campbell currently serves as Director of the Mentor Externship Program at the University of St. Thomas School of Law. In addition, she has taught Auto Insurance Law, Client Interviewing and Counseling, and Negotiations, and served as Coordinator of the School of Law’s Trial Advocacy Program from 2012 to 2018. Prior to joining St. Thomas, Campbell served as a legal consultant for both the plaintiff and defense bar in the area of torts, insurance, subrogation, contracts and ADR, and worked as a civil litigator with the law firm of Hauer, Fargione, Landy, Love and McEllistrem. She has received the Service to Minnesota Women Lawyers Award, the University of St. Thomas School of Law’s Mission Award for Outstanding Teaching, and the Phi Theta Kappa Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching, and has been selected a Super Lawyer by Minnesota Law and Politics. Campbell has written for Minnesota Women Lawyer’s With Equal Right, The Hennepin Lawyer, and Minnesota CLE’s Civil Practice Deskbook and Minnesota Motor Vehicle Accident Deskbook. She has also spoken at seminars for the American Bar Association, Minnesota CLE and the National Business Institute on topics including civil litigation, auto insurance, subrogation, and litigation technology, and at the Travelers Insurance EDGE Program for college students. Campbell is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Twin Cities (B.A. magna cum laude) and University of Minnesota Law School (J.D. cum laude).

Fall 2020 Courses

Fall 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
LAWS 904 - 02 Client I & C - - - - F - - 1025 - 1155

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Time of Day:

1025 - 1155


Course Registration Number:

47427 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours


Phuong-Uyen T. Campbell

This course will examine perspectives on interviewing and counseling clients, with an emphasis on interviewing techniques, processes for facilitating and structuring inter -views, and active listening to clarify information and develop a relationship with a client. Students will learn to recognize psychological factors affecting the interviewing process, overcome client resistance and hostility and ident- ify legal issues and relevant facts. The course will develop skills through role playing and simulations. Students also will explore the ethical responsibilities of attorneys in the context of client counseling.

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