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Summer I 2020
7397 WRC: General Drafting for Smaller to Midsize Firm Attorneys ( Distance Learning) - SWIFT- 16958

Professor(s): Kenneth Swift (CLINICAL FACULTY [405(b)])

Credits: 3

Course Areas: Practice Skills - (Research and Writing) 

Time: ARRANGED    Location:  

Course Outline: In this course you will develop skills necessary for drafting precise, clear, and complete documents. You will be exposed to drafting litigation documents, contracts, and other legal documents covering a wide-range of practice areas, similar to what some small to mid-size attorneys do, particularly early on in their careers. You will learn to research, evaluate, and use forms and checklists.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Quota=12. This is an Online Course.

For registration please contact Mr. Derrick Gabriel at 713-743-2189 or by email:
This course is taught fully online. With the exception of readings from the assigned text, all aspects of this course, including additional readings, assignments, and multimedia material such as videos and audio files, will be available online. The course is broken down into weekly units, with assignments due each week.

Please pay attention to the syllabus. With an online course it is very important that you read every document and e-mail closely, beginning with this syllabus, to ensure that you understand all of the course assignments, procedures, and due dates. Additionally, from time to time there may be changes, reminders, and additional content sent to organize and supplement the course. You are responsible for knowing all such information.


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Final Exam Schedule:    

This course will have:

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

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election:

Course Materials (4/17/2020 11:14:34 AM)

Book(s) Required