January 2015
    Law No.: LAW7637
    Sched. No.: 115110023

Trial Advocacy College (Sc)
Section 1
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Bill, Brian
Saltzburg, Stephen A.



Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):MTWRFSU, 0900-1700 (WB152)
Credits:2Type:J-term
Capacity:50 **This information is current as of 10/22/2014 06:14:10 AM**
Current Enrollment:37 **This information is current as of 10/22/2014 06:14:10 AM**

Course Description:

DATES: January 3-8, 2015

FEE: $275.00 (includes the course case files, an advocacy textbook, flash memory card, faculty/attendee Saturday evening cocktail party, and six lunches)

DESCRIPTION: The 34rd Annual Trial Advocacy College (http://www.trialadcollege.org/) is offered through the offices of Virginia Continuing Legal Education (Virginia CLE) in cooperation with the Law School. More than 100 lawyers from around the country will attend; 50 additional places in the College are reserved for Virginia law students. The Director of the Institute, Stephen A. Saltzburg, is the Wallace and Beverley Woodbury University Professor of Law at the George Washington University Law School and a former Professor of Law at the University of Virginia. He co-founded the College in 1982. The faculty consists of some of America’s best trial lawyers and outstanding judges. The College represents the most advanced advocacy training available through the Law School and has been widely regarded as one of the best programs in the country for more than 30 years. This is an advocacy skills, hands-on course. Each student gets to practice every aspect of advocacy within a small group setting, culminating in a trial before a real jury. Successful completion of the College requires regular attendance, preparation, and effort. The course is graded on a credit/no-credit basis. The National Trial Advocacy College web site (http://www.trialadcollege.org/) has additional information, including video clips.

ENROLLMENT PROCEDURE: Students will enroll through the normal course enrollment process. Enrollment will be managed by the Student Records Office in coordination with Virginia CLE. After December 3rd, absolutely NO DROPS will be permitted.

PREREQUISITE: Second- or third-year status and Evidence. Trial Advocacy, Criminal Defense Clinic or Prosecution Clinic recommended, but not required.
COURSE REQUIREMENT: Regular attendance, preparation, and effort


Prerequisites:Second- or third-year status and Evidence. Trial Advocacy, Criminal Defense Clinic or Prosecution Clinic recommended, but not required.
This course is on the professional skills course list.