LSK 928 (01) - Trial Advocacy

Trial Advocacy

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2020 - Law (08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 13037
Sections of this course are taught by judges and experienced trial attorneys. This course provides a foundation for the development of the variety of skills necessary for effective trial advocacy no matter what the forum. Development of a theory of a case, file organization and pretrial preparation are emphasized, as well as the more traditional oral trial skills such as closing argument and cross-examination. Students regularly participate in exercises simulating segments of civil and criminal trials. Eligibility: Open to 2Ls and 3Ls. Corequisites: Evidence. Course enrollment is limited to 12 students. Course format: simulation. Grading: other (see syllabus), 100%. This course cannot be taken for an S/U grade.
Instructors: Jacki Smith

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 M 5:10pm - 7:50pm UNHL 240
8/24/2020 12/18/2020 M 5:10pm - 7:50pm UNHL 227