Villanova Law Clinics

Clinic for Law and Entrepreneurship

Consistent with the mission of Villanova’s Clinical Program, the Clinic for Law and Entrepreneurship represents entrepreneurial clients whose organizational model involves community driven change, and promotes democratic decision making, sustainability in neighborhoods, and social, economic and racial equity.


Intellectual Property Law Clinic

The Intellectual Property (IP) Law Clinic at Villanova Law provides pro-bono resources and legal support to the next generation of inventors and entrepreneurs. It is uniquely taught from a governmental perspective and a commercial viewpoint, requiring students to establish and integrate intellectual property and entrepreneurial strategies. 


MarySheila E. McDonald
John F. Scarpa Professor of Entrepreneurship
Director, Scarpa Center for Law and Entrepreneurship
Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
299 N. Spring Mill Road
Villanova, PA 19085