Federal Practice & Procedure (SC) (Judge-Taught)

Information Introduction

Section 1, Spring 24

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 14/15
Credits: 1
Days Date Time Room


1800-2000 SL284


1800-2000 SL284


1800-2000 SL284


1800-2000 SL284


1800-2000 SL284


0930-1130 SL284

Course Description

Taught by a former federal district court judge and current federal court of appeals judge, this accelerated course will explore federal trial and appellate court practice through a very practical lens. We will think about litigation strategy and federal court theory as we survey and discuss the federal court criminal and civil docket. Emphasis will be placed on developing skills that will be particularly useful for future federal law clerks.

Course Requirements

Exam Information

Final Type (if any): None

Description: None

Written Work Product

Students will be required to submit a response paper via EXPO no later than noon on April 27, 2024.

Other Course Details

Prerequisites: Concurrencies:

Laptops Allowed: Yes

First Day Attendance Required: Yes

Course Resources: To be announced.

Graduation Requirements

Satisfies Understanding Bias/Racism/Cross-Cultural Competency requirement: No

Satisfies Writing Requirement: No

Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: Yes

Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

Additional Course Information

Schedule No.: 124219411

Modified Type: Simulation

Cross Listed: No

Concentrations: Litigation and Procedure

Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Monday, April 01, 12:01 AM

Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Monday, April 15, 11:59 PM

Information reflected on this page was last refreshed at: Wednesday, April 24, 2024 - 7:04 AM *

*During open enrollment periods, live enrollment data may be found in SIS.