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 1:00 - 2:07 pm TNH 3.124
Exam Type Date Time Alpha Range Room
Paper

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed

Textbooks

  • The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Bryan Garner
      West , edition: 3d
      ISBN: 978-0314289018   (required)
  • The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
      Texas L. Rev. , edition: 13th
      ISBN: 1878674099   (required)
  • The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation
      Columbia Law Review Assn , edition: 20th
        (required)
  • Five Types of Legal Argument - Wilson R. Huhn
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 3d
      ISBN: 978-1611635881   (required)
  • An Advocate Persuades - Joan Rocklin et al.
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 2016
        (required)