Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LAWW 652 Appellate Advocacy



Course Description

This course has a twofold purpose. First, it provides upper level instruction in appellate brief writing and oral argument. Second, it serves as a means to gain selection to one of the school-sponsored intramural appellate moot court teams. Students in the course will receive intensive instruction in appellate brief-writing, working with a teammate, and appellate oral argument. Students will have the opportunity to meet with faculty about their writing and to receive feedback on their oral argument skills. This course is limited to 16 students. (Course section LAWE satisfies 2 experiential learning credits and course section LAWW satisfies 2 writing units.)