LAW Advanced Legal Writing: Civil Litigation
Prof. Sabrina DeFabritiis,
3 credits day; 3 credits evening.
A comprehensive review of the principles of good legal writing. Major assignments include drafting legal documents and writing a brief. Individual conferences supplement the lectures. In this course, students will learn advanced legal research skills, as well as persuasive and objective writing techniques by following a civil action through a variety of stages. Students will draft a variety of documents that mimic civil practice. The course will involve substantial legal research and students will produce an appellate brief at the end of the course.
Enrollment is limited: 15
Meets Skills Menu Requirement
Meets Advanced Legal Writing Standard
<<Course Updated: March 18, 2015>>