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Fall 2021
LAW534  A  TOPICS IN FLORIDA PRACTICE

Course Description
The objective of this course is to assist students in their preparation for the Florida section of Florida Bar Exam. Professor Sandon will introduce and review the rules for the commonly tested subjects. Students will write essays and receive detailed individual feedback. Additionally, students will complete simulated multiple-choice examinations. Subjects include: Florida Contracts, Florida Real Property, Florida Family Law, Florida Constitutional Law, Florida Civil and Criminal Procedure, Florida Wills and Probate, and Florida Business Entities. This course will be a 2-credit pass/fail course. This course is only open to third year law students. The required textbook for the course is purchased from BarBri for $160. Details will be provided to students who enroll.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-23-2021 - 12-01-2021   W  5:30 PM-7:10 PM DL

Course Frequency

Course Information

Credits: 2
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Grading: Mandatory Pass/Fail
Method of Evaluation: Multiple choice and essay evaluations
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes:
Bar Course
Course Delivery:
Online (all synchronous)
Special Restrictions: This class is open to 3L/LL.M. students in their final semester of law school. If Fall 2021 will not be your final semester of law school, you need permission from the professor to enroll. Please contact Rodney Rawls (rrawls@law.miami.edu) to discuss your circumstances.
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s):
FLORIDA
Concentration(s): None
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
No  
Additional Materials:
TEXTBOOK WILL BE REQUIRED. Please be prepared to purchase the textbook, and the link to order the textbook is below. Books will ship within 1-2 business days of completing the form and making payment, and delivery is 3-4 business days. For questions regarding the book purchase, please contact Sharon Perysian at sharon.perysian@barbri.com Link to purchase book: https://fs9.formsite.com/EWyeqA/ie8l1irrkq/index.html  
First Class Assignment(s):
  • Assignment: There is no first class assignment.

    Material:
    Below is the link to order the required textbook for this course. Books will ship within 1-2 business days of completing the form and making payment, and delivery is 3-4 business days. All other materials will be distributed in class.

    Link to order course textbook: https://fs9.formsite.com/EWyeqA/ie8l1irrkq/index.html

    Additional Information:
    Class will meet synchronously (live) via zoom on Wednesdays, beginning August 25th from 5:30pm-7:10pm.
      

 
Professor(s)

MAXWELL, STEVEN


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: smaxwell@law.miami.edu
Phone: 305-284-6368
Office: A212B

SANDON, PHILLIP A


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: psandon@admin.fsu.edu