Persuasive Wrtg and Advocacy

Class Unique: 28000

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 3.125
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Mandatory


  • A Practical Guide To Appellate Advocacy - Mary Beth Beazely
      Aspen , edition: 5th
      ISBN: 9781454896340   (required)
  • Five Types of Legal Argument - Wilson R. Huhn
      Carolina Academic Press , edition: 3d
      ISBN: 978-1611635881   (required)
  • 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)
  • Manual on Usage and Style - Texas Law Review
      edition: 14th
      ISBN: 1-878674-58-7   (required)