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UT Law School Classes - Spring 2010

Brief Writing & Oral Advocacy

Instructor: Schiess, W Credits: 2 Course ID: 232L Unique #28310
     Day    Time   Location
   Friday 10:30 am - 12:20 pm TNH 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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