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
Monday 1:00 - 2:07 pm TNH 3.124
Tuesday 2:15 - 3:22 pm TNH 3.124
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Paper

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed

Textbooks

  • A Lawyer Writes - Christine Coughlin
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 2
      ISBN: 9781611633979   (required)
  • The Redbook - Bryan A. Garner
      Thomson-West , edition: 3
      ISBN: 978-0314289018   (required)
  • The Bluebook - Columbia Law Review
      Harvard Law Review Ass'n , edition: 19
      ISBN: 9780615361161   (required)
  • The Greenbook - Texas Law Review
      Texas Law Review Ass'n , edition: 12
      ISBN: 1878674080   (required)
  • Researching the Law - Amy E. Sloan
      Wolters Kluwer , edition: 1
      ISBN: 9781454842514   (required)