Course Details

Communication and Legal Reasoning II

The focus of this course is the written communication of legal analysis. Instruction is in legal problem solving, expository and persuasive writing, and legal research. In the first semester, students write several legal memoranda. The second semester's work consists of brief writing and of oral argument of appellate cases that raise issues of current legal interest. The course is taught in small section meetings and in individual conferences. Each student's written work is individually edited and evaluated.


Catalog Number: LAWSTUDY 541


Course History

Fall 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Martin, Christopher M. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 10     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 16     Actual: 16



Spring 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Hill, Dana (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 31     Actual: 25



Spring 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Kanter, Martha D. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 31     Actual: 26



Spring 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: McMasters, James W. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 3     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 31     Actual: 28



Spring 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Narko, Kathleen Dillon (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 4     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 31     Actual: 27



Spring 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Falkoff, Michelle S. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 5     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 16     Actual: 16



Spring 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Inglehart, Elizabeth (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 6     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 31     Actual: 26



Spring 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Borman, Deborah L. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 7     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 31     Actual: 26



Spring 2014
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Silbernagel, Brian (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 8     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 31     Actual: 26



Fall 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Martin, Christopher M. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 10     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 28     Actual: 27



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Kanter, Martha D. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 27     Actual: 26



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Dodier, Grace (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 3     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 27     Actual: 27



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Narko, Kathleen Dillon (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 4     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 28     Actual: 27



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Borman, Deborah L. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 5     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 28     Actual: 28



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Hill, Dana (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 6     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 28     Actual: 28



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Curtiss Hannon, Margaret
Section: 7     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 16     Actual: 15



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Inglehart, Elizabeth (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 2     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 26     Actual: 26



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Martin, Christopher M. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 10     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 27     Actual: 27



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: Silbernagel, Brian (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 8     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 28     Actual: 28



Spring 2013
Title: Communication and Legal Reasoning II
Faculty: McMasters, James W. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 9     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 28     Actual: 30