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Spring 2014
5322 Pretrial Litigation - MORRIS- 12647

Professor(s): Merle Morris (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])
John Buckley (ADJUNCT)
Debra Jo Catlett (ADJUNCT)
Michael Orlando (ADJUNCT)
Maria-Vittoria "Giugi" Carminati (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Blakely Advocacy Simulation 

Time: 6:00p-9:00p  ThLocation: TUII-111 

Course Outline: The objective of the course to provide law students with an opportunity to apply the pre-trial rules of Texas civil procedure to a civil case problem. This course will expose students to the use of the rules in an adversarial setting and require students to engage in advocacy, strategic thinking, and logical analysis. Students will receive actual experience in interfacing with clients, drafting pleadings, interpreting the rules, arguing motions in civil district court, mediating, and taking depositions.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes: QUOTA = 32  

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