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 TNH 3.115
Exam Type Date Time Alpha Range Room
Paper

Additional Information

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

  • Textbooks

    • 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)