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, Thursday 1:15 - 2:22 pm TNH 2.138
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Paper

Additional Information

Course Type

Textbooks

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