Real Estate Transactions and Litigation

Section 1, Spring 23

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 15/15
Credits: 2
Days* Time Room Start Date End Date
  • T
  • 1330-1530
  • WB116
01/24/2023 04/25/2023
*“R” means Thursday

Course Description

This course will provide an overview of the issues most frequently encountered by real estate practitioners. The course will cover both residential and commercial transactions as well as related litigation. The goal is for students to leave the course with the confidence to handle real estate matters in their future practice. This is a professional skills course and there will be a mix of lectures, case discussion, individual drafting assignments, and small group assignments.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Final Type (if any): None
Description: None

Written Work Product
Written Work Product:

Other Work
Students will complete exercises/assignments throughout the course (details and deadlines to be announced).

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: (Property (6006)) Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Resources: To be announced.
Course Notes:

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*If “Yes,” then students are required to submit a substantial research paper in this course, which means students do not need to submit any form to SRO for this paper to meet their upper-level writing requirement. If “No,” then students must submit a “special request” e-form to SRO (available via LawWeb) no later than five weeks after the start of the term for a paper in this class to be counted toward the upper-level writing requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

Schedule No.
Law No.
Modified Type
Cross Listed: No
Cross-Listed Course Mnemonic:
Concentrations: Commercial Law
Public Syllabus Link: None
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Opens: Friday, April 21, 12:01 AM
Evaluation Portal Via LawWeb Closes: Sunday, April 30, 11:59 PM