LAW 283 Advanced Legal Writing (3)

3 hours lecture per week

Prerequisite(s): Paralegal program major; a grade of “C” or higher in LAW 102; a grade of “C” or higher in LAW 203. Prerequisites may be waived by instructor or Program director.

Comment: LAW 283 may not be audited.

This course trains the student in the proper language and format for the drafting of complex trial memoranda. Independent legal research will be required. The tracing of statutory legislative history and exploring its application will also be addressed. Emphasis will be placed on precision and clarity in drafting.

Course Syllabus
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Aloha! I’m Professor Susan Jaworowski, paralegal program director, and I’d like to tell you a little bit about LAW 283, Advanced Legal Writing. LAW 283 trains the student in the proper language and format for the drafting of complex trial memoranda. Independent legal research will be required. The tracing of statutory legislative history and exploring its application will also be addressed. Emphasis will be placed on precision and clarity in drafting.