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Advanced Trial Practice

This course is an advanced study of trial practice, intended for students who are seriously considering careers as courtroom advocates. Students will perform weekly simulation exercises, focusing on advanced concepts in the trial of civil and criminal cases. Issues will include trial theory development, expert testimony, complex trials, and advanced examination techniques. The course will be taught by a team of experienced practitioners and judges. Classroom participation and attendance is mandatory. Evaluation: Teaching Method: Discussion and simulation Text: Prerequisites: Trial Advocacy ITA, LITARB 605 or Introduction to Trial Advocacy, LITARB 610 is a prerequisite for this course.


Catalog Number: LITARB 620
Practice Areas: Civil Lit. and Dispute ResolutionLegal Skills Development


Course History

Spring 2014
Title: Advanced Trial Practice
Faculty: Levin, Richard I. (courses  |  homepage)
O'Malley, Karen L. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 16     Actual: 16



Spring 2013
Title: Advanced Trial Practice
Faculty: Levin, Richard I. (courses  |  homepage)
O'Malley, Karen L. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 16     Actual: 5



Spring 2012
Title: Advanced Trial Practice
Faculty: Levin, Richard I. (courses  |  homepage)
O'Malley, Karen L. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Advocacy     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 16     Actual: 0



Spring 2011
Title: Advanced Trial Practice
Faculty: Levin, Richard I. (courses  |  homepage)
O'Malley, Karen L. (courses  |  homepage)
Section: 1     Type: Advocacy     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 12     Actual: 18