Law 792:  Fundamentals of Legal Practice

Students taking this course will engage with both internal and external instructors to learn about the legal profession and the building blocks of a successful legal career. Relying heavily on College of Law faculty, as well as guest instructors and panelists, this course will cover basics of professionalism and the legal profession, including marketing, personal branding, business development, and other aspects of the business of law. Students will also learn about professional communications, providing excellent client service, and leadership necessary to function as legal professionals.

Sequence and Prerequisites: None

EvaluationThe course will be graded pass/fail. A determination of passing or failing performance will be based on attendance and participation, interviews, and several brief written assignments.