LAW 507 - Legal Analysis, Writing & Research
Instructor: Sidner Larson
August 24 - October 14 • Fall 2020
Section 101/201 • 3 units • Graded • Online
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.