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LAW-B 642: APPELLATE ADVOCACY (1 - 3 credit)


Fundamental skills of appellate advocacy, emphasis being equally divided between brief-writing and oral argument. The first phase of the course consists of classroom instruction, primarily in the form of lectures by appellate practitioners and judges together with video-taped demonstrations of oral argument. Second phase consists of assignment to students of a case to brief and argue before moot court.