Legal Analysis and Communication

Introduction to problem-solving through law-practice simulation. Focuses on legal research, writing mechanics, predictive written analysis, and oral presentation of research results.


Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Thursday 1:00 - 2:07 pm TNH 3.127
Friday 10:30 - 11:37 am TNH 3.127
Exam Type Date Time Alpha Range Room
Paper

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed
Features
  • 3 credit hours count toward ABA Experiential Learning Requirement

  • Textbooks

    • A Lawyer Writes - Coughlin, Rocklin, & Patrick
        Carolina Acad. Press , edition: 2nd
        ISBN: 9781611633979   (required)
    • The Bluebook - Texas Law Review
        Texas Law Review , edition: 20th
        ISBN: 978-0-692-40019-7   (required)
    • The Greenbook: Texas Rules of Form - Texas Law Review
        Texas Law Review , edition: 13th
        ISBN: 1-878674-09-9   (required)
    • The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Bryan Garner
        West , edition: 2013
        ISBN: 978-0-314-28901-8   (optional)
    • Researching the Law - Amy E. Sloan
        Walters Kluer , edition: 2d
        ISBN: 9781454886495   (required)

    Faculty

    Schaeffer, Amanda M Schaeffer, Amanda M