Legal Research & Legal Writing

The course covers legal research, the writing of appellate briefs, and oral argument before appellate courts.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Tuesday, Thursday 9:10 - 10:17 am TNH 3.127

Examination information not available

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed

Textbooks

  • A Practical Guide to Appellate Advocacy - Beazley
      Aspen , edition: 4th
      ISBN: 978-1-4548-3096-2   (required)
  • The Redbook - Garner
      West , edition: 2013
      ISBN: 9780314289018   (required)
  • The Bluebook - Harvard Law Review
      Harvard Law Review , edition: 19th
      ISBN: 9780615361161   (required)
  • The Greenbook - Texas Law Review
      Texas Law Review , edition: 12th
      ISBN: 1878674-08-0   (required)
  • Writing to Win - Stark
      Three Rivers Press , edition: 1st revised
      ISBN: 978-0-307-88871-6   (optional)
  • The Five Types of Legal Argument - Huhn
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 3rd
      ISBN: 978-1-61163-588-1   (required)