Legal Research & Legal Writing

The basics of legal research using print and electronic sources. Focuses on writing legal analysis, researching and writing a traditional legal memorandum, and making oral presentations.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Wednesday 11:50 am - 1:00 pm TNH 2.138
Thursday 10:30 - 11:37 am TNH 2.138
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type


  • The Bluebook - Columbia Law Rev. and others
      Columbia L. Rev. Ass'n , edition: latest
  • The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Rev.
      Tex. Law Rev. Ass'n , edition: latest
  • Basic Legal Research - Sloan
      Aspen , edition: latest
  • A Lawyer Writes - Coughlin, Rocklin, & Patrick
      Carolina Acad. Press , edition: 2d
      ISBN: ISBN 978-1-61163-397   (required)
  • Manual on Usage and Style - Texas L. Rev.
      TLR Ass'n , edition: 12th