Persuasive Writing and Advocacy

Introduction to advocacy in court. Focuses on legal research, writing mechanics, persuasive legal analysis, and oral argument before courts. Persuasive Writing and Advocacy and Legal Research & Legal Writing may not both be counted.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Tuesday, Thursday 1:00 - 2:07 pm TNH 3.126
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed


  • The Five Types of Legal Argument - Huhn
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 3rd
      ISBN: 978-1-61163-588-1   (required)
  • Same citation and grammar books as Fall 2017
  • Custom-publishing book for Persuasive Writing & Advocacy
        ISBN: 9781454898030   (required)
  • The Bluebook - Harvard Law Review
      Harvard Law Review , edition: 20th
      ISBN: 978-0-692-40019-7   (required)
  • The Greenbook - Texas Law Review
      Texas Law Review , edition: 13th
      ISBN: 1-878674-09-9   (required)
  • The Redbook - Garner
      West , edition: 2013
      ISBN: 9780314289018   (required)