This course builds on the legal analysis, research, and writing skills you developed in the first semester to transition from objective to persuasive legal writing. This course focuses on persuasive legal advocacy for a client at the trial and appellate court levels. The course will mainly focus on familiarizing you with drafting litigation documents and briefs. You will also learn how to communicate with opposing counsel through legal correspondence. Additionally, the course will familiarize you with the skill of oral advocacy.
Offered at least once per academic year.