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 3.125
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Paper

Additional Information

Course Type

Textbooks

  • A Lawyer Writes - Coughlin, Christine
      Carolina Press , edition: 2013
      ISBN: 978-1-61163-397-9   (required)
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation - Harvard Law Review
      unknown , edition: latest
      ISBN: unknown   (required)
  • Basic Legal Research - Sloan, Amy
      Aspen , edition: 5th
      ISBN: 978-1-4548-0847-3   (required)
  • Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
      UT , edition: 12th
      ISBN: 1-878674-08-0   (required)