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 10:30 - 11:37 am TNH 3.125
Tuesday 1:00 - 2:07 pm TNH 3.125
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Paper

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed

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)
  • Texas Rules of Form (aka The Greenbook) - Texas Law Review
      UT , edition: latest
      ISBN: unknown   (required)
  • Researching the Law - Sloan, Amy E.
      Wolters Kluwer Law & Business , edition: 2014
      ISBN: 978-1-4548-4251-4   (required)