Persuasive Writing and Advocacy

Class Unique: 27935

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
Monday, Wednesday 11:50 am - 12:57 pm TNH 2.123
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Paper

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed

Textbooks

  • The Bluebook - Harvard Law Review
      Harvard 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 (3d ed.) or 2018 (4th ed)
      ISBN: 978-1642421002   (required)
  • Five Types of Legal Argument - Wilson R. Huhn
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 3d
      ISBN: 978-1611635881   (required)
  • A Practical Guide To Appellate Advocacy - Mary Beth Beazely
      Aspen , edition: 5th
      ISBN: 9781454896340   (required)