Legal Writing, Advanced: Litigation

There is more to legal writing than the appellate brief. Legal Writing, Adv: Litigation introduces the types of documents used in civil litigation, such as the complaint and answer, discovery requests and objections, and jury instructions. All students will be required to write several litigation documents, evaluate documents written by others, and lead class discussions.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Tuesday 5:45 - 7:35 pm JON 6.207
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

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


  • Writing for Litigation - Bridges & Schiess
      Aspen Publishers , edition: 2011
      ISBN: 9781454802730   (required)
  • The Curmudgeon's Guide to Practicing Law - Herrmann
      ABA Publishing , edition: 2006
      ISBN: 9781590316764   (required)