Persuasive Writing and Advocacy

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Meeting Times

Day Time Location
TUE 2:30 - 3:37 pm TNH 3.127
THU 10:30 - 11:37 am TNH 3.129

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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.

Textbooks ( * denotes required )

Lta Law 280t Huhn Five Types Of Legal Argument 4e *
Wilson Huhn
Carolina Academic Press , edition: 4
ISBN: 978-1-5310-2442-0
Lta Law 280t Beazley Practical Guide To Appellate Advocacy 6e *
Mary Beth Beazley
Aspen Publishing , edition: 6
ISBN: 978-1-5438-5740-5
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style (optional)
Garner, Bryan
West , edition: 4
ISBN: 978-1-64242-100-2


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