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Spring 2010 - Brief Writing & Oral Advocacy

Schiess, Wayne

Credit Hours: 2  Course ID: 232L  Unique # 28310

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
F10:30 am - 12:20 pmTNH 3.127
Exams:  None
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This course is restricted to first year students only.
** This course meets the Professional Skills requirement for graduation.

Description
Brief Writing and Oral Advocacy covers persuasive written legal analysis and persuasive fact writing for the appellate brief, as well as oral argument in an appellate court.  Students will write an appellate brief and make an oral argument.  As part of the course, students must attend four outside-of-class lectures by appellate-practice experts.

Two credits, graded.  Open to 1Ls only.

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