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Spring 2015
5322 Pretrial Litigation - BUCKLEY/HAWK - 12395

Professor(s): John Buckley (ADJUNCT)
Mark Goranson (ADJUNCT)
Janet Rushing (ADJUNCT)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Blakely Advocacy Simulation 

Time: 6:00p-9:00p  TH  Location: 111  TUII

Course Outline: The objective of the course to provide law students with an opportunity to apply the pre-trial rules of Texas civil procedure to a civil case problem. This course will expose students to the use of the rules in an adversarial setting and require students to engage in advocacy, strategic thinking, and logical analysis. Students will receive actual experience in interfacing with clients, drafting pleadings, interpreting the rules, arguing motions in civil district court, mediating, and taking depositions.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes: Quota= 24  


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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: Yes
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

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Bar Course:

Course Materials (11/5/2014 11:53:15 AM)

Book(s) Required

Case Materials - The case materials for your use will be provided to you electronically in the first weeks of class. Please pay for the materials at the Blakely Advocacy office.

Suggested - David M. Malone & Peter T. Hoffman, The Effective Deposition