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Fall 2016
LAW876  A  LITIGATION SKILLS II: CRIMINAL

Course Description
Litigation Skills II: Criminal Litigation, a three credit advanced litigation skills workshop is offered to students who have successfully completed Litigation Skills I . This course further emphasizes the techniques of criminal litigation and is specifically geared towards the needs and concerns of students who wish to become criminal litigators. The program examines all aspects of criminal litigation from the pretrial stage, including interviewing, case evaluation, the charging process through the trial phase covering advanced trial strategies, jury selection, opening statements, direct and cross examination, expert witnesses and closing arguments. NOTE: Class size limited to 12.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-17-2016 - 11-29-2016   M  6:30 PM-9:30 PM F300

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered every semester

Course Information

Credits: 3
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite: Litigation Skills I
Grading: Mandatory Honors/Pass/Fail
Method of Evaluation: Classroom performance
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Criminal Law - Related
Litigation - Basic
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s):
Litigation & Dispute Resolution (Concentration)   More information
Social Justice & Public Interest (Area of Focus)   More information
Social Justice & Public Interest (Concentration)   More information

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Professor(s)

ROSE, LAURENCE


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Contact Information:
Email: lrose@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-3483
Office: A310C

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