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Spring 2020
5297 Legal Spanish for Spanish Speakers - ROMERO- 24255

Professor(s): Reynaldo Romero (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 2

Course Areas: International Law 

Time: 5:30p-7:30p  W  Location: 215  TUII

Course Outline: An advanced-language course for students already fluent in Spanish. Students will strengthen their communicative language skills such as speaking, writing, interpreting, and vocabulary building within the context of several areas of legal practice, including but not limited to criminal law, civil law, and immigration law.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Students must have successfully completed an advanced Spanish language course as part of undergrad studies (usually a fourth-year course) and/or the use of primarily Spanish or bilingual environment at home. Students who have questions regarding proficiency level should email the instructor at

You may not register for this course if you have already taken Spanish for Lawyers in the past at UHLC.

Professor Romero's bio and CV are listed below:


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 04/29 6-8pm      

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (10/31/2019 10:25:58 AM)

Book(s) Required

A. McGraw Hill’s Spanish and English Legal Dictionary (ISBN: 9780071415293)
B. Valeria Luiselli, Los niños perdidos (ISBN: 978-84-16358-83-0)