LAW 507 - Legal Analysis, Writing & Research
Instructor: Laura Clymer
C E Chavez Bldg 305
Tu Th 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM • August 24 - December 9 • Fall 2020
Section 002 • 3 units • Graded • In Person
This course will teach Masters of Legal Studies students how to find legal authorities relevant to legal problems; how to analyze a legal issue using facts and law; and how to communicate legal analysis logically and concisely. This course consists of research exercises; writing exercises, including letters and legal memoranda; and more complex research and writing assignments. Students will work in groups and individually to learn the fundamentals of good writing and editing skills. Graduate students will be assigned differential graduate-level coursework outlined in the course syllabus.