Fall 2022 Course Schedule

LLM Legal Research & Writing (LLM Only) (LAW-580L-002)
Rachel Gordon

Meets: 04:00 PM - 05:50 PM (M) - Warren - Room N102

Enrolled: 12 / Limit: 12

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This course uses the Canvas Learning Management System.


Legal Research and Writing is required for non-common law trained LLM students. The course is designed for non-native speakers of English and reviews basic writing style as well as American legal research and analysis. Students are required to hand in drafts of all assignments before handing in final copies. At the conclusion of the course, students should be able to conduct legal research, read and brief cases, and write well-reasoned legal memoranda.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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Required: THE BLUEBOOK: A UNIFORM SYSTEM OF CITATION (Columbia Law Review Ass’n et al. eds., 21st ed. 2020)
Additional recommended books are listed in the course syllabus

First Class Readings

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