Lawyering Skills I: Objective Analysis (JD-054CR)
This course is an introduction to objective legal analysis with a substantive law focus on civil rights issues. Students learn precedential rule-based, policy-based, and factual reasoning, and learn to perform basic legal research using case law, statutes, administrative regulations, court rules, and secondary materials. Students learn and apply the skills of legal analysis, research, and writing by preparing a series of objective legal memoranda and other exercises. Students participate in individual tutorial conferences with faculty and receive other forms of substantive feedback.

Course Name: JD-054CR
Departments: Juris Doctor
Course Types: Lawyering Skills
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