Mar 24, 2019  
2018-2019 Law School Student Handbook 
    
2018-2019 Law School Student Handbook

LAW - 706Z Lawyering: Introduction to Litigation - 1st STEP


2 unit(s)
This course will prepare 1st STEP students for their summer trial and evidence program by teaching them basic trial skills necessary to become successful litigators in the courtroom. The course will teach students an overview of litigation, including the differences between civil and criminal law. Students will participate in drafting and arguing a motion, will learn to prepare and be a good witness, and begin the process of reviewing a case file and putting together a trial. Students will end the course presenting jury addresses in a mock-trial setting. The course is designed to provide students with feedback and guidance to prepare them for the intensive summer litigation program. Open only to students applying for 1st STEP.


View the Spring 2019 course schedule

View the Spring 2019 School of Law course schedule