Legal Writing, Advanced: Prosecution

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.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Wednesday 3:45 - 5:35 pm JON 5.206/7
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Mandatory
Satisfies ABA Professional Skills Requirement
  • 2 credit hours count toward ABA Experiential Learning Requirement

  • Textbooks

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


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