LSK 920 (02) - Legal Analysis and Writing 2

Legal Analysis & Writing 2

Law   Franklin Pierce School of Law :: Skills (LAW)
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Law (01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   18  
CRN: 52110
This course builds upon and reinforces the goals of Legal Analysis and Writing I, adding persuasive writing and speaking. Lawyers need to be persuasive in their written words and when speaking with others. In addition to practicing and achieving higher proficiency in the six goals for Legal Analysis and Writing I, in successfully completing this course, students learn how to: 1) Organize coherent persuasive analysis using conventional legal structure and format; and 2) Prepare and present an oral argument. In this course, students write a persuasive memo to a trial court, completing a graded outline, first draft, and final brief. Students then prepare and present an oral argument to outside judges in a courtroom setting. This course cannot be taken for an S/U grade.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): LSK 919
Instructors: Margaret O'Grady

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/17/2023 5/12/2023 MW 9:00am - 10:30am UNHL 274