Course Details

Professional Responsibility in Legal Writing

This two-unit course satisfies either the ethics or professional writing degree requirements. In this class, we will explore the ethical and professional obligations of lawyers in today’s society and draft multiple documents highlighting issues of ethics and professionalism that arise in the practice of law. Documents may include materials on both procedural and substantive areas of practice such as memoranda, pleadings, motions, and contracts. Our class time will involve active learning exercises and simulations.

Catalog Number: LITARB 600B
Additional Course Information: Meets Ethics degree requirment,  Professional Writing

Course History

Spring 2023
Title: Professional Responsibility in Legal Writing
Faculty: Muchman, Wendy J. (courses | profile)
Falkoff, Michelle S. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 2.0
Capacity: 17     Actual: 14