Tom Cobb

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Senior Law Lecturer

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Judges’ Brief-Writing Advice and the Caseload Crisis of the 1970s, Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities, Annual Conference, and Suffolk University Law School, Apr. 3, 2009

Judges and the Rhetoric of Reading, Mercer University School of Law, Visiting Scholar Series, Mar. 31, 2009 (Macon, GA)

Discussant, First-Year Reforms Supplementing the Cognitive, Skills and Professional Formation Apprenticeships, University of Washington School of Law, Legal Education at the Crossroads: Ideas to Accomplishments, Sep. 6, 2008 (Seattle, WA)

Re-imagining Collaborative Learning: New Technologies and Possibilities, with Theodore Myhre, Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis and the Legal Writing Institute, Biennial National Conference, Jul. 17, 2008 (Indianapolis, IN)

Chaim Perelman's Presence in Legal Education, University of Oregon, The Promise of Reason: The New Rhetoric after 50 Years, May 18, 2008

Compulsive Hoarding and Cluttering, Columbia Legal Services and Washington State Housing Task Force, Oct. 22, 2007 (Yakima, WA)

Introduction to Case Analysis / Statutory Interpretation, University of Washington School of Law, Summer Institute in Transnational Law, Sep. 10, 2007 (Seattle, WA)

Incorporating Real Legal Work into the Legal Writing Classroom, with Helen Anderson and Theodore Myhre, Gonzaga University School of Law, Northwest Regional Conference for Teachers of Legal Method, Writing, and Research, Aug. 2007

Introduction to the U.S. Legal System: Jaramillo v. Ford, a Case Study in Product Liability Litigation, University of Washington and UW Educational Outreach, Summer Institute on English, Business, and Law, Aug. 2007

Neuroimaging Evidence and the Juvenile Death Penalty, The Evergreen State College, History and Philosophy of Biology Program, May 22, 2007

The Legal and Historical Context of TVA v. Hill, The Evergreen State College, Visualizing Ecology Program, Mar. 13, 2007

Moderator, Graphic and Visual Representations of Evidence and Inference in Legal Settings, Yeshiva University, Cardozo Law School, Jan. 2007 (New York, NY)

Reverse Course: Should We Teach Persuasive Writing First?, with Beth Cook, Georgia State University College of Law and the Legal Writing Institute, Biennial National Conference, Jun. 2006

Collaboration Among Law School Programs: Legal Writing and Clinical Law, with Debbie Maranville and Jackie McMurtrie, Association of American Law Schools, Clinical Legal Education, May 2006 (New York, NY)

How Common Law Lawyers Argue: Categories and Cases II, University of Washington School of Law, Summer Institute in Transnational Law, Sep. 13, 2005 (Seattle, WA)

How Common Law Lawyers Argue: Rules and Words, University of Washington School of Law, Summer Institute in Transnational Law, Sep. 12, 2005 (Seattle, WA)

Collaborating with Clinics and Public Interest Organizations in an Advanced Legal Writing Course, University of Washington School of Law and Northwest Regional Conference for Teachers of Legal Method, Writing, and Research, Sep. 9, 2005

Strategies for Independent Learning in Law School, University of Washington and UW Educational Outreach, Summer Institute for English for Business and Law, Aug. 3, 2005

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