Course Details

Legal Ethics (ITA)

This section is coordinated with Introduction to Trial Advocacy (ITA) and its companion Evidence (ITA) course. It forms the third of the Introduction to Trial Advocacy "trilogy." You must be taking or have taken Trial Advocacy (ITA) Course to take this course. In this section students will participate in simulated interviews, counseling sessions, negotiations, and trial exercises that present central issues in professional responsibility. Students will defend and prosecute simulated cases against attorneys; other students will deliberate on the cases and present opinions. The course will cover the traditional range of topics in Professional Responsibility, with an emphasis on those that arise in relation to litigation and negotiation. This course satisfies the legal ethics requirement. JDs - Successful enrollment in LITARB 605 Trial Advocacy ITA is required for enrollment in Ethics ITA. LLMs - Successful enrollment in LITARB 605I Trial Advocacy Int’l Track is required for enrollment in Ethics ITA.

Catalog Number: LITARB 607
Practice Areas: Civil Lit. and Dispute ResolutionRequired
Additional Course Information: Meets Ethics degree requirment


Course History

Fall 2017
Title: Legal Ethics (ITA)
Faculty: Burns, Robert P. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 23

Fall 2016
Title: Legal Ethics (ITA)
Faculty: Burns, Robert P. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 40     Actual: 34

Fall 2015
Title: Legal Ethics (ITA)
Faculty: Burns, Robert P. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 100     Actual: 28

Fall 2014
Title: Legal Ethics (ITA)
Faculty: Burns, Robert P. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 100     Actual: 31