The Washington Lawyer (LAW-892-001A)
Assessment: Paper; Class participation; Mid-semester multiple choice quiz based on the readings.
This two-credit seminar is intended to bring together LL.M in Law and Government candidates and JD students for an overview of what it means to be an effective “Washington lawyer.” Topics include the importance of the Administrative Procedure Act; navigating the White House, Justice Department, and executive agencies; influencing the legislative process and the appointments process; ethics and lobbying restrictions, public interest and government lawyering.
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Non--All readings will be posted on MyWCL
First Class Readings
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