Date Submitted: Sat, 02 Feb 2019 21:48:48 GMT

LAW 060 v00 : Civil Litigation Practice

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ccb33 Bird, C. Coleman
russelp Russell-Hunter, Peregrine
LAW 060 v00: Civil Litigation Practice
Civil Litigation Practice
W 8:30-10:30a
Special Requirement


Prior or concurrent enrollment in Evidence no later than the Fall 2018 semester.


Students may not receive credit for this seminar and Intellectual Property Litigation: Pretrial Skills or Civil Litigation Practice: From the Complaint to the Courthouse Steps.

There is a course materials fee for this course, which covers outside vendor materials purchased on behalf of all enrolled students (these materials are distributed as part of the course’s in-class assignments and exercises). This fee is posted to your student account in August (for Fall courses) or December (for Spring courses), or as soon as you are enrolled in the course, whichever is later. Students who drop the course will be refunded the amount. Students approved to withdraw will not be refunded.

MANDATORY FIRST CLASS ATTENDANCE. All enrolled and waitlisted students must be in attendance at the first class session in order to be eligible for a seat in the class.

Students may not withdraw from this class after the add/drop period ends without the permission of the professor.

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Personal Information


B.A., magna cum laude, Syracuse University; J.D., Northwestern University.  Professor Russell-Hunter is the Director of the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals, United States Department of Defense and is the Senior Executive Service official currently responsible for the oversight and leadership of all of DOHA's Administrative Judges, Department Counsel, Claims Division attorneys and paralegals, and administrative staff.  He regularly teaches the personnel security clearance process in courses at what was known as the Defense Security Service Academy (now the Center for the Development of Security Excellence).  He served on the DoD/DNI Joint Security and Suitability Process Reform Team since its inception in June of 2007.  Along with the other charter members of the original Joint Reform Team, he received the Director of National Intelligence's Meritorious Unit Citation in 2009 for leading the transformation of the security clearance process.  Professor Russell-Hunter teaches trial advocacy and deposition skills to practicing attorneys as part of the NITA trial and deposition programs.  He also teaches the D.C. Bar course on Department of Defense security clearance cases.  He is also a former member and past president of the Federal American Inn of Court, where he taught programs on litigation and trial advocacy skills, professionalism, ethics, and civility to practicing attorneys and law students.

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