Law 610: Introduction to Advocacy
This course is the second in the sequence of required first-year legal writing courses, focusing on persuasive writing and oral advocacy. The major writing assignments are a pre-trial memorandum and an appellate brief. Students also conduct oral arguments and participate in a negotiation exercise. This course meets twice a week.
Sequence and Prerequisites: Required in the spring semester of the first year for JD students. Prerequisites: Legal Writing and Analysis and Legal Research.
Evaluation: Writing assignments and oral arguments
Course Classification: Experiential