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Courses 2011 - 2012

LAW A 506 Legal Analysis, Research and Writing

Credits: 1-7, Variable


The course has three major components. First, it provides an introduction to sources of law, legal reasoning, interpretative methodologies, and professional responsibility. Second, it teaches the sources and techniques for basic legal research. Third, it develops and hones students’ ability to write about complex legal issues in a variety of settings and for a variety of audiences. Students have the opportunity to practice a number of skills, including interviewing, counseling, and oral argument. Classes include lectures, workshops, and simulated client representation exercises.

Autumn-Winter, 3-2 Credit(s)

Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Cobb, Tom
Myhre, Theodore
Myhre, Theodore
Cobb, Tom
Kaltsounis, Sarah
Kaltsounis, Sarah
Anderson, Helen

Spring, 1 Credit(s)

Rhetoric and Writing
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Cobb, Tom

Spring, 1 Credit(s)

Research Methods
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Hotchkiss, Mary

Spring, 1 Credit(s)

Public Interest Law: Educational Materials for Lawyers and/or the Community
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Maranville, Deborah

Spring, 1 Credit(s)

Public Interest Law: Statutes and Regulations as Solutions to Recurrent Legal Problems
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Maranville, Deborah

Spring, 1 Credit(s)

Advocacy
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Myhre, Theodore

Spring, 1 Credit(s)

Advocacy
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Myhre, Theodore

Spring, 1 Credit(s)

Transactional Drafting
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
O'Neill, Kate

Spring, 1 Credit(s)

Rhetoric and Writing
Course Sections and Instructors
Instructor(s)
Cobb, Tom

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