Legal Analysis and Communication

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TUE, FRI 11:50 am - 12:57 pm TNH 3.125

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Introduction to problem-solving through law-practice simulation. Focuses on legal research, writing mechanics, predictive written analysis, and oral presentation of research results.

Textbooks ( * denotes required )

The Bluebook : A Uniform System of Citation *
Harvard Law Review Association
ISBN: 978-0-578-66615-0
Fine Points for Legal Writing (optional)
Schiess, Wayne
Independently Published
ISBN: 978-1-09-680871-8
A Lawyer Writes : A Practical Guide to Legal Analysis *
Coughlin, Christine Nero, Rocklin, Joan Malmud, Patrick, Sandy, and Coughlin, Christine
Carolina Academic Press , edition: 3
ISBN: 978-1-5310-0876-5
Researching the Law : Finding What You Need When You Need It *
Sloan, Amy E.
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business , edition: 3
ISBN: 978-1-5438-1336-4
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style (optional)
Garner, Bryan
West , edition: 4
ISBN: 978-1-64242-100-2
Texas Rules of Form: The Greenbook 14th ed. (2018) *
ISBN: 978-1-878674-10-4
Manual on Usage and Style 15th (optional)
Texas Law Review
Texas Law Review , edition: 15
ISBN: 978-1-878674-59-3


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