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Spring 2013
6321 Professional Responsibility - MARRUS- 38577

Professor(s): Ellen Marrus (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Procedure and Practice 

Time: 2:30p-4:00p  TTh  Location: 144  TU2

Course Outline: Description - This course covers the conduct of lawyers, their ethical and legal responsibilities, in public interest and a solo practitioner practice. It is a required course and will focus on the Model Rules of Professional Conduct and the current law governing lawyers’ conduct. The study of these Rules will be in the context of public interest and solo practice, with an emphasis on the role of lawyers in representing children, families, criminal defendants, and the state in criminal prosecutions.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus pdf

Course Notes:   

Prerequisites: No  

First Day Assignments: From the Model Rules of Professional Conduct read the Preamble, Scope and Rule section 1.0 – Terminology.

Final Exam Schedule: 05/09 1-4pm  144 TU2  119 TU2  

This course will have:
Exam: YES

Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

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