LSK 928 (01) - Trial Advocacy

Trial Advocacy

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Law (08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 12469
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.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Law Experiential Learning
Instructors: Jacki Smith

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/23/2021 12/17/2021 M 5:30pm - 8:10pm UNHL 240