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Spring 2017
LAW702  AS  ADVANCED APPELLATE ADVOCACY II

Course Description
Advanced workshop in legal writing and oral argument for students competing in state and national moot court competitions.. Through a series of moot court problems, as well as practice arguments for the different competitions, students gain a solid understanding of the appellate process and the intricacies of appellate advocacy. The class is rigorous but very worthwhile. Students receive individualized feedback on their appellate briefs and their oral arguments, with the goal of sharpening their communicative skills. Familiarity with the Florida Rules of Appellate Procedure is recommended. A substantial amount of class participation is involved in this workshop.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
01-17-2017 - 04-25-2017   W  5:30 PM-7:20 PM E265

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every academic year

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite: Florida Appellate Law recommended
Grading: Mandatory Pass/Fail
Method of Evaluation: Legal briefs, class assignments and class participation
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
Skills Requirement
Special Attributes: None
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Litigation - Specialized
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s):
Litigation & Dispute Resolution (Concentration)   More information

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Professor(s)

SEPLER, HARVEY


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: hsepler@aol.com