Robert Solomon

Clinical Professor of Law

Co-Director, Community & Economic Development Clinic
Co-Chair, UCI Center for the Study of Cannabis

Robert Solomon


Community & economic development, housing, banking


Professor Solomon was a legal services attorney from 1972-1985, and had the benefit of being a generalist with an enormous amount of client contact. During that time, he came to believe that problem solving was the most important specialty in the practice of law.

Professor Solomon has been a clinical teacher since 1985, with a focus on civil litigation and community development.

Current Courses:

EvidenceCommunity and Economic Development Clinic, Advanced Community and Economic Development ClinicAdvanced Litigation Theory: Fact & Narrative Development, Discovery, & Legal Frameworks

Prior Courses:

Community and Economic Development Clinic, Education Adequacy, Domestic Violence Clinic, Community Lawyering, Poverty Legal Services, Trial Evidence Workshop, Trial Practice, Trial Advocacy, Evidence, Advanced Community and Economic Development Clinic, Evidence Plus, Law and Popular Culture

  • 2018 Upper Level Professor of the Year, UCI Law