Advocacy 9

Class Information Fall 2017

  • 2 units
  • Class No.: 60002
  • Meets: Mon & Wed
  • Time: 7:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
  • Location: 241
  • Exam:
  • Course Description
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Ruby Marquez

Lecturer

Advocacy 9

Course Description:

This is the third semester of Santa Clara’s required Legal Analysis, Research, and Writing program and builds upon the legal analysis, research, and writing skills taught during the first year. Students are presented with the record of a case on appeal and represent one of the parties. Students identify the legal issues in the case and research those issues, then write successive drafts of an appellate brief on behalf of their client and present oral argument in a courtroom setting. Students receive detailed written comments on their work. Required during the second year.

Class Notes:

All second year students who are not enrolled in this class during the summer must take Advocacy in the fall 2017 semester.  Required course.
Note:  this class has a seat capacity of 12.