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UT Law School Classes - Spring 2011

Civil Litigation Skills (Intermed.)

Instructor: Pitman, R Credits: 3 - pass/fail Course ID: 375W Unique #29275
     Day    Time   Location
   Tuesday 12:30 pm - 3:15 pm TNH 3.140
Exams: None
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
** This course meets the Professional Skills requirement for graduation.

Description
This is an intermediate course in civil litigation skills.  Students will focus on techniques such as preparing for and taking a deposition, drafting and responding to discovery, e-issues, courtroom technology and motion practice.  This class is primarily a skill-based class with heavy emphasis on developing a case from start to finish.  While there are some lecture sessions, students will spend most weeks "learning by doing" in small groups.

Required Prerequisites:  Evidence and Advocacy Survey.  Suggested Prerequisite:  Texas Civil Procedure

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