Advanced Legal Writing|   [Archived Catalog]
2015-2016 School of Law Bulletin (Archived Copy)

LAWS 540 - Advanced Legal Writing|

Credits: 3

This course will focus on format, analysis, and organization with respect to a variety of legal documents, which may include objective memoranda, trial-level briefs, correspondence, discovery requests and responses, and jury instructions. Students will also receive instruction and tailored comments regarding writing style.

Note: Students taking this course may elect to satisfy either the graduation writing requirement or the skills course graduation requirement, but not both.

Basis of Grade: Written assignments

Form of Grade: Letter Grade