Course Details

Trial Advocacy ITA

Trial advocacy skills are developed through students' presentation of solutions to problems at weekly class sessions. The problems require students to examine witnesses; introduce physical, documentary, and other types of evidence; present and challenge the testimony of expert witnesses; present opening and closing arguments; and select a jury. Evidence is a co-requisite (or prerequisite).


Catalog Number: LITARB 605
Practice Areas: Civil Lit. and Dispute ResolutionLegal Skills DevelopmentProcedure Practice Area
Additional Course Information: Lit/Arb Concentration Requirement


Course History

Fall 2014
Title: Trial Advocacy ITA
Faculty: Lubet, Steven (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 90     Actual: 45



Fall 2013
Title: Trial Advocacy ITA
Faculty: Lubet, Steven (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 33     Actual: 33



Fall 2012
Title: Trial Advocacy ITA
Faculty: Lubet, Steven (courses  |  homepage)
Schenkier, Sidney I. (courses  |  homepage)
Gettleman, Robert W. (courses  |  homepage)
Cole, Jeffrey (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 30     Actual: 30



Fall 2011
Title: Trial Advocacy ITA
Faculty: Lubet, Steven (courses  |  homepage)
Schenkier, Sidney I. (courses  |  homepage)
Gettleman, Robert W. (courses  |  homepage)
Cole, Jeffrey (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Advocacy     Credits: 4.0
Capacity: 28     Actual: 28