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Summer 2010 - Brief Writing & Oral Advocacy

Einhorn, Elana S

Course ID: S232L  Unique # 80935  Credit Hours: 2  (Pass/Fail only)
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Monday 11:00 am - 12:28 pm TNH 3.124
   Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:28 pm TNH 3.124
   Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:28 pm TNH 3.124
   Thursday 11:00 am - 12:28 pm TNH 3.124
Exams:  None
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
** This course meets the Professional Skills requirement for graduation.

Description
This course introduces the form and writing style of an appellate brief.  The focus is on using facts and legal authority to persuade appellate judges.  The course also covers oral argument before an appellate panel.  All students will be required to write a complete appellate brief and present an oral argument.

Graded:  pass/fail.

Limit:  12.