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Fall 2020
7324 WRC:Advanced Legal Writing - MASELLI - 26469

Professor(s): Jani Maselli (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Practice Skills - (Research and Writing) 

Time: 4:00p-5:30p  TTH  Location:  

Course Outline: ALW is an upper level class intended to help students become more proficient, efficient, and effective at researching, analyzing legal issues, and composing and organizing written documents. It will build on concepts learned in first year Lawyering Skills and Strategies classes and will help students to refine and further develop problem solving, factual investigation and drafting skills. Assignments will include (1) writing a brief involving a complex legal issue; (2) drafting an opinion letters, attorney-client agreements and other reflective documents, and court documents, such as pleadings and motions; (3) communicating orally in motion hearings and client meetings.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes: Quota = 12  

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This course will have:
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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: Yes

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

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