Golden Gate University                         SF Remodel Project - Objective 6: Litigation Skills Center   06.13.12
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Discovery                                                                              Inventory of Room 6224 - Moot Court...
Discovery                                                                              Inventory of Room 6224 - Moot Court...
Discovery                                                                              Inventory of Room 6224 - Moot Court...
Discovery                                                                             Room 3208 - Classroom used for Moot ...
Discovery                                                                         Room 2314 - Classroom used for Moot Cour...
Discovery                                                                               Room 6224 - Classroom used for Moo...
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Benchmarking Study                   Law School Lawyering and Litigation Skills Benchmarks                   1. Stetson   ...
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  1. 1. Golden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Objective 6: Litigation Skills Center 06.13.12
  2. 2. Discovery E xi st in g Co nd it io ns proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 2
  3. 3. Discovery Room 6224 - Moot Courtroom ROOF 6300 11,287 S.F. 684 245 S.F. 683 LOBBY 683 1247 S.F. OUTDOOR 679 6200 254 S.F. Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs CORRIDOR OUTDOOR 682 OUTDOOR 682 681 934 S.F. 680 278 S.F. 693 S.F. 6203 Office of the President proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 3
  4. 4. Discovery Inventory of Room 6224 - Moot Courtroom P h ys i c a l C o n d it i on s Seating and Furniture Technology • Fixed Seating - 72 • Network Connection • WIFI Assets • Telephone Line • Storage Closet - 1 • Cable Line • Wall Outlets - 12 • Floor Outlets - 0 Lighting • Desk Outlets - 0 • No Windows • No Variable Lighting Tools Control Dim • White Board • No Variable Lighting • PA System Control Zones ROOF 6300 11,287 S.F. 684 245 S.F. 683 LOBBY 683 1247 S.F. OUTDOOR 679 6200 254 S.F. Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs CORRIDOR OUTDOOR 682 OUTDOOR 682 681 934 S.F. 680 278 S.F. 693 S.F. 6203 Office of the President proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 4
  5. 5. Discovery Inventory of Room 6224 - Moot Courtroom Qu a l it a t iv e O b se r v a t io n s • Poor Natural Light Quality - No Windows • Clean • Good Acoustic Quality • Fair Operable Light Quality - Slightly Dark • Poor Power Access - Few accessible outlets • Good temperature/climate • Strong Network Access and Signal ROOF 6300 11,287 S.F. 684 245 S.F. 683 LOBBY 683 1247 S.F. OUTDOOR 679 6200 254 S.F. Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs CORRIDOR OUTDOOR 682 OUTDOOR 682 681 934 S.F. 680 278 S.F. 693 S.F. 6203 Office of the President proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 5
  6. 6. Discovery Inventory of Room 6224 - Moot Courtroom Inventory Room 6224 Building 536 Mission Floor 6 SF 1177 ROOF 6300 11,287 S.F. Size Class L 684 245 S.F. Room Type Classroom LOBBY 683 1247 S.F. 683 Occupancy Spring 2012 Fall 2011 OUTDOOR 679 6200 254 S.F. Office of the Ave Used 14.2 13 Vice President of Academic Affairs CORRIDOR Ave Occupancy 23.7% 21.7% OUTDOOR 682 OUTDOOR 682 681 934 S.F. 680 278 S.F. 693 S.F. 6203 Utilization Spring 2012 Fall 2011 Office of the President Weekly Room Use 18.2 hrs 19.7 hrs Pct Law 100% 100% Pct Graduate 0% 0% Pct Undergraduate 0% 0% proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 6
  7. 7. Discovery Room 3208 - Classroom used for Moot Court CIRCULATION THROUGH THIS DOOR ONLY Physi cal Conditions Seating and Furniture • Fixed Seating - 64 PROFESSOR/JUDGE WITNESS • Integrated Presentation Podium Assets WITNESS DESK • Wall Outlets - 14 INTEGRATED NO STUDENTS SEATED PODIUM IN THIS SECTION • Desk Outlets - 64 Tools • White Board STUDENTS IN SCATTERED SEATING • Digital Projector • Projection Screen LAWYER EXAMINES / QUESTIONS • Computer WITNESS FROM TOWARDS THE BACK OF THE ROOM • DVD Player • PA System • Variable Lighting Control - ADJUNCT PROFESSOR Dim and Zoned TRIAL EVIDENCE AND ADVOCACY CLASSROOM 3208 (1,307 SF) SITE VISIT - 06.12.12 proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 7
  8. 8. Discovery Room 2314 - Classroom used for Moot Court WINDOW ALONG ENTIRE WALL Physi cal Conditions Seating and Furniture TEACHING ASSISTANT • Seating - ? PROFESSOR/JUDGE • Large Conference Table Assets OTHER STUDENTS • Wall Outlets - ? WITNESS OBSERVE AND OBJECT FROM THE OTHER SIDE • Desk Outlets - ? OF THE TABLE Tools • White Board • Computer Lighting • Large Window • No Variable Lighting LAWYER Control - Dim and Zoned TRIAL EVIDENCE AND ADVOCACY CLASSROOM 2314 (487 SF) SITE VISIT - 06.19.12 proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 8
  9. 9. Discovery Room 6224 - Classroom used for Moot CourtPhysi cal ConditionsSeating and Furniture JURY BOX• Fixed Tiered Seating - 72 FIVE WOODEN SEATS• Wooden Judge’s Bench RAMP UP• Wooden Witness Box LAWYER STORAGE CLOSET FIXED TIERED SEATING• Wooden Counsel Tables - 2 WITNESSAssets SEATED IN FORMAL WITNESS BOX• Storage Closet• Wall Outlets - 12 GLASS PARTITION PROFESSOR/JUDGE NO STUDENTS SEATED IN THIS SECTIONTools (PROFESSOR SAYS NEVER SEATED HERE) STUDENTS SEATED AT COUNSEL TABLES CIRCULATION THROUGH• White Board THESE DOUBLE DOORS ONLY• PA System TEACHING ASSISTANTLighting• No Windows• No Variable Lighting RAMP UP Control - Dim and ZonedOther TRIAL EVIDENCE AND ADVOCACY CLASSROOM 6224 (1,177 SF)• Moot Court classes never SITE VISIT - 06.19.12 use the fixed seats• Hallway Noise (ELS students) distracting proprietary and confidential Golden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 9
  10. 10. Benchmarking Study Lawyering & Litigation Skills Facilities B e nc hmar ki ng proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 10
  11. 11. Benchmarking Study Law School Lawyering and Litigation Skills Benchmarks 1. Stetson 2. Quinnipiac 3. South Texas 4. Baylor proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 11
  12. 12. Benchmarking Study Lawyering & Litigation Skills Facilities Ste t so n proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 12
  13. 13. Benchmarking Study Stetson Law School Door • Eleazer Courtroom • 8,900 SF • Cost: $719,325 • First courtroom in the nation designed to Podium address the needs of the elderly or ELEAZER COURTROOM disabled Desk• Florin Roebig Courtroom • AV, tiered seating, jury room, judge’s chambers proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 13
  14. 14. Benchmarking Study Lawyering & Litigation Skills Facilities Qui n ni piac proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 14
  15. 15. Benchmarking Study Quinnipiac Law School • School of Law Center • 130,000 SF • Law library (50,000 SF), informal gathering places, Grand Courtroom, Silver, Golub & Teitell Trial Practice Room • Grand Courtroom • 225 seat mock courtroom • state-of-the-art technology • Trial Practice Room • Furnished like a trial courtroom • Areas for judge and jury proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 15
  16. 16. Benchmarking Study Lawyering & Litigation Skills Facilities So uth Tex as proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 16
  17. 17. Benchmarking Study South Texas Law School• Treece Courtroom • 8,000 SF • Completed: November 2003 • Nine-seat judges bench, witness stand, court clerk’s table, court reporter’s table, attorney’s tables, spectator area, two jury boxes • Limestone and marble entryway lobby space • James Baldwin Brown Jury Room • Jury room when facility is being used for actual trials • Robing room for appellate judges proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 17
  18. 18. Benchmarking Study Lawyering & Litigation Skills Facilities B aylo r proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 18
  19. 19. Benchmarking Study Baylor Law School • Sheila and Walter Umphrey Law Center • 128,000 SF • Cost: $33 million • Completed: August 2001 • Includes classrooms, courtrooms, law library, computer labs, seminar and meeting rooms, faculty and administrative offices, common areas • Rex Houston Practice Courtroom proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 19
  20. 20. Benchmarking Study Law School Benchmarking Statistics School GGU Stetson Quinnipiac South Texas Baylor Median GPA 3.10 3.36 3.33 3.06-3.55 3.75 Median LSAT 153 NA 156 152-158 163 Number of Students 1067 442 1278 445 Full-time 842 NA 973 NA Part-time 225 NA 305 NA Percent Female 54% 44.5% 52% 43% 52% Percent Minority 38% 25 15 26 18 Full-time Faculty 52 35 NA NA Student/Faculty Ratio NA 13:1 20:1 NA Tuition $35,146 $44,270 $26,850 $48,910 proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 20
  21. 21. Benchmarking Study Moot Courtrooms Arrangements Stetson (Traditional Moot Court Arrangement) Cumberland (similar to current GGU facilities) Quinnipiac (Large Lecture Hall Arrangement) proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 21
  22. 22. Benchmarking Study Typical Law Skills Centers • Formal Entrance • Decorated entryway designed to attract and highlight skill center • Lobby space adjacent to courtroom for congregation and informal learning • Moot Courtroom • Main entrance/circulation leads into gallery seating • Judge’s desk, jury box, and counsel tables at the opposite end • Smaller study, research, and seminar rooms often adjacent to courtroom, typically accessed from the judge, jury, and counsel end • Size ranges from large, tiered lecture hall style to flat, more condensed classroom style • Conference Rooms • Smaller rooms for study, research, and seminars adjacent to the Moot Courtroom • Rooms often equipped with high-end AV technology proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 22
  23. 23. Benchmarking Study Typical Moot Courtroom Features • Physical Assets • Judge’s Bench (elevated off of the ground) • Jury Box • Integrated Podium • Counsel Tables • Gallery Seating (approx. 25 to several hundred) • Wood-paneled walls and furniture (partially or completely) • Technology • TV’s Eleazer Courtroom, Stetson Law • DVD players • Video Cameras (Mounted and Freestanding) • Document Projection Video Cameras (Freestanding or integrated into desk) • Microphones • Audio/Visual Inputs • Interactive Whiteboards • Accessible Outlets • Variable Control Lighting proprietary and confidentialGolden Gate University SF Remodel Project - Phase 7: Master Planning & Programming MKTHINK 23

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