Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LAWS 764 Mass Practice & Procedure I



Course Description

This Professional Skills course provides students with practical skills relating to litigaton in the state courts of Massachusetts. Students engage in simulated litigation relating to civil cases, domestic relations cases and estate matters. In doing so, students develop a useful understanding of how the practice of law is grounded in the Massachusetts Rules of Court as well as relevant statutory and case law authority. Limited enrollment 24. This course satisfies 2 experiential learning credits.