Advanced Writing Seminar: Appellate Practice

JURI Number: 
4160
Credit Hours: 
3
Course Description: 

Provides advance instruction in legal research and legal writing. The course, for second or third year students, focuses on training and experience in the practical skills of researching and writing a state court and a federal court brief. Each student also presents oral argument for each brief. The class material covers state and federal appellate procedure as well as guidance on legal writing style, grammar, organization, editing, and citation form.

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