Legal Writing, Advanced: Prosecution

Class Unique: 28216
This two-hour pass/fail course enables law students to advance their legal writing and persuasive skills in the context of criminal law. Students will draft and revise documents commonly used by the State in criminal prosecution including at trial, on direct appeal, and post-conviction. The class meets once each week and will include guest lectures from current practitioners. There is no midterm or final exam. Enrollment has been limited to a maximum of 20.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Wednesday 3:45 - 5:45 pm JON 5.206
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
None

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Mandatory
Features
Satisfies ABA Professional Skills Requirement

Textbooks

  • Rhetoric - Aristotle
      Dover Publications , edition: Dover Thrift edition (September 29, 2004)
      ISBN: 0486437930   (required)

Faculty

Theofanis, Rosa Theofanis, Rosa