Persuasive Writing and Advocacy

Class Unique: 27945

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 9:10 - 10:17 am TNH 3.127
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed


  • The Five Types of Legal Argument - Wilson Huhn
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 3
      ISBN: 9781611635881   (required)
  • A Practical Guide to Appellate Advocacy - Mary Beth Beazley
      Wolters Kluwer , edition: 5
      ISBN: 9781454896340   (required)
  • The Bluebook - Columbia Law Review
      Harvard Law Review Ass'n , edition: 20
      ISBN: 978-0-692-40019-7   (required)
  • The Greenbook - Texas Law Review
      Texas Law Review Ass'n , edition: 13
      ISBN: 1-878674-09-9   (required)
  • The Redbook - Bryan A. Garner
      Thomson-West , edition: 3
      ISBN: 978-0314289018   (optional)