Fundamental Lawyering Skills

In the Fundamental Lawyering Skills course, students learn fact analysis, interviewing, counseling, negotiation, case theory and planning. Teaching methodologies include lecture, demonstrations, student role plays and critiques. Students are required to submit written materials in connection with the role plays. This course and Trial Advocacy provide students with a basic understanding of lawyering skills. Fundamental Lawyering Skills is a pre-requisite or co-requisite for all of the live client clinics.
Credits: 3

Does this course satisfy the skills requirement? Yes

When is this course offered? Fall and Spring semesters