Legal Writing and Research for LLMs (ESL)

Designed for foreign-trained LL.M. students, this course provides an introduction to basic principles of American legal writing and research. Students review American research techniques and prepare documents such as memoranda, contracts, and client letters.  This section will be taught using ESL techniques and will include a focus on developing legal English skills.
LL.M. Notes: The course (either with or without the ESL component) is mandatory for LL.M. candidates; enrollment is determined by the Graduate Program.  Required for foreign-trained students.
Credits: 3

Type: SEM