Spring 2015
    Law No.: LAW6005
    Sched. No.: 115210041

Legal Research and Writing (YR) (B)
Section 02B
Buck, Donna R.

Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):W, 1000-1100 (WB105)
Capacity:32 **This information is current as of 05/22/2015 06:14:34 AM**
Current Enrollment:31 **This information is current as of 05/22/2015 06:14:34 AM**

Course Description:

This is a required first-year course.

The basic skills course in the first-year curriculum, Legal Research and Writing covers fundamental legal research techniques, two styles of legal writing, and oral advocacy. In the fall semester, students complete various research and citation exercises and write three office memoranda of increasing length and complexity. In the spring semester, students write an appellate brief and present an appellate oral argument before a panel of alumni, faculty, and Dillard Fellows (upperclass teaching assistants).

NOTE: Laptops are not allowed during class sessions.

COURSE REQUIREMENT: Office memoranda (fall); appellate brief and oral argument (spring)