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
Wednesday 1:00 - 2:07 pm TNH 3.125
Friday 11:50 am - 12:57 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: A Practical Guide to Legal Analysis - Coughlin, Christine, et al.
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 2nd
      ISBN: 9781611633979   (required)
  • Researching the Law - Sloan, Amy
      Wolters Kluwer Law and Business
      ISBN: 9781454842514   (required)
  • The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
      Texas Law Review , edition: 13th
      ISBN: 1-878674-09-9   (required)
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation - Columbia Law Review Assn, et al.
      Columbia Law Review Assn. et al. , edition: 20th
      ISBN: 978-0-692-40019-7   (required)
  • The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Garner, Bryan
      West Academic Publishign , edition: 3rd
      ISBN: 9780314289018   (required)

Faculty

Meyer, Robin B. Meyer, Robin B.