Read the course description below to learn how this course will be taught.
This course will be taught entirely online via Zoom.
This course covers persuasive legal writing and oral argument before an appellate panel. All students will complete a series of assignments designed to help you learn to write an appellate brief. All students will write a complete appellate brief and make two oral arguments. The course also covers other practical legal skills.
|Tuesday||9:00 - 10:07 am||ONLINE|
|Friday||10:30 - 11:37 am||ONLINE|
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- Pass/Fail Not Allowed
The Bluebook : A Uniform System of CitationHarvard Law Review Association
ISBN: 978-0-578-66615-0 (required)
A Practical Guide to Appellate Advocacy - Beazley, Mary BethWolters Kluwer , edition: 5
ISBN: 978-1-4548-9634-0 (required)
The Five Types of Legal Argument - Huhn, WilsonCarolina Academic Press , edition: 3
ISBN: 978-1-61163-588-1 (required)
Texas Rules of Form: The Greenbook 14th ed. (2018) - UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SCHOOL OF LAWedition: 14
ISBN: 978-1-878674-10-4 (required)
Manual on Usage and Style 15th - Texas Law ReviewTexas Law Review , edition: 15
ISBN: 978-1-878674-59-3 (optional)