Fall 2020 Course Schedule

LLM Legal Research & Writing (LLM Only) (LAW-580L-003)
Rachel Gordon

Meets: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM (F)

Enrolled: 12 / Limit: 13

Administrator Access


This course will use the Canvas learning management system. Enrolled students will receive an email when the course is available in Canvas. This course will not meet on August 21. The first course meeting will be on August 28.


Legal Research and Writing will introduce LL.M. students to practical American legal writing, research, and analysis and develop skills that are necessary to practice in the US legal system. By the end of the course, students will be able to read and brief US cases, conduct US legal research and analysis, draft client communications, identify legal issues in facts and apply rules to facts, construct legal arguments, and create legal memoranda using proper formatting and legal citations.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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First Class Readings

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