Spring 2018
5397 Trial Strategy and Case Management: The Art of Winning at an Unfair Game - SOLAR- 24615

Professor(s): Michael  Solar (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Blakely Advocacy Simulation 

Time: 9:00a-12:00p  TLocation: 111  TUII

Course Outline: The primary objective of this course is to arm the prospective solo or small firm lawyers with the strategic and tactical tools necessary for winning against the odds. You will, among other things, learn: what it means to be an entrepreneur; how to develop a business plan; how to promote yourself and your practice ethically; how to interview a prospective client; how to draft an ethical and enforceable contract of employment; whether to keep a case or refer it out; how to recognize and prosecute a winning case. You will learn how David beat Goliath and so that you can, too.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus revised 2/15/18

Course Notes:   Quota=12


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

Experiential Course Type: simulation

Bar Course: No

Course Materials (11/3/2017 8:47:12 AM)

No book required for this course