LAW 844 v06 : U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing

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Fall 2020
LLM Adjunct
UserID Name Email
kls43 Schuerman, Katherine
LAW 844 v06: U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing
U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing
T 9:00-11:00a
Special Requirement


Students who enroll in this course may not enroll in any other sections of U.S. Legal Research Analysis & Writing (formerly: U.S. Legal Discourse I and II).

The course is graded honors-pass-fail and is only open to foreign educated LL.M. students (i.e., those students who do not have a U.S. J.D. degree). Enrollment is limited to a small number of students.

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Is this a mandatory Pass-Fail course?


Personal Information


Professor Schuerman is Associate General Counsel, Litigation, at Interactive Brokers LLC. Her work focuses on litigation and arbitration in a variety of forums, including state and federal courts, the Financial Industry Regulatory Association (FINRA), the National Futures Association (NFA), the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the American Arbitration Association. Prior to joining Interactive Brokers LLC in 2014, Professor Schuerman was a litigation associate at Schulte Roth and Zabel LLP in the firm’s New York, NY and Washington, DC offices. Her practice focused on securities litigation, white-collar criminal defense, and complex commercial litigation. She regularly defended entities and individuals in the financial services sector in government investigations, self-regulatory organization investigations, and private actions.

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