Date Submitted: Sun, 04 Mar 2018 20:06:05 GMT

LAW 1449 v00 : Advanced Oral Advocacy

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goldblat Goldblatt, Steven
LAW 1449 v00: Advanced Oral Advocacy
Advanced Oral Advocacy
W 1:20-3:20p
Special Requirement


Trial Practice, Civil Litigation Practice, moot court team membership, or other relevant litigation or oral advocacy experience is required.


Students may not receive credit for this course and the Appellate Litigation Clinic, Appellate Courts Immersion Clinic, or Appellate Courts and Advocacy Seminar.

THIS COURSE REQUIRES PROFESSOR PERMISSION TO ENROLL. This course is designed for students who have taken basic trial and appellate practice courses or have equivalent experiences, and have an interest in careers in litigation or where oral persuasion is critical. Students should email Professor Steven Goldblatt ( with a short explanation of their background and interest in the course, as well as a resume, no later than 5:00 p.m. on June 4, 2018. After the June 4 application deadline, students will be admitted into open seats on a rolling basis.

ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY AT ALL CLASS SESSIONS. All enrolled and waitlisted students must be in attendance at the start of the first class session in order to be eligible for a seat in the class and must attend each class session in its entirety.

Students will meet each week with Professor Goldblatt in his office as part of their preparation for course. In addition, Professor Goldblatt may schedule moot courts over the course of the semester to take place in the Supreme Court Institute moot court room. Most will be held at the usual class time, but it is possible that one or more may be scheduled on a Friday afternoon (1:00 pm or later). Availability to attend at these times is a class requirement except for other class conflicts.

Would you like to offer the Pass/Fail grading option?

Does this course qualify as a "simulation course"?

Is this course available to distance students?

Is this a mandatory Pass-Fail course?


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