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Spring 2020
5322 Pretrial Litigation - BUCKLEY/HAWK- 12374

Professor(s): John Buckley (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Blakely Advocacy Simulation 

Time: 6:00p-9:00p  TH  Location: 111  TUII

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= 24  


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: Exercises      

This course will have:

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: simulation

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (10/31/2019 10:30:47 AM)

Book(s) Required

Michol O’Connor, O’Connor’s Texas Rules * Civil Trials (latest edition) (“O’Connors”) ISBN: 9781539206798