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LAW 1346 v00 : Supreme Court Practice Seminar

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pam128 Millett, Patricia
mer252 Robinson, Michael
LAW 1346 v00: Supreme Court Practice Seminar
Supreme Court Practice Seminar
W 9:00-11:00a
Writing Requirement


Prior or concurrent enrollment in one or more of the following courses: Constitutional Law I and II, Administrative Law, and an advanced legal writing seminar such as Advanced Legal Writing and Practice for Judicial Clerks and Civil Litigators, Advanced Legal Writing as a Discipline, Writing for Law Practice, or Appellate Courts and Advocacy Workshop.


FIRST CLASS ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY. 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.

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

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?


Personal Information

Professor Robinson was most recently Senior Counsel with the Appellate Staff of the Department of Justice’s Civil Division. On behalf of the United States, he has argued over 120 appeals before every federal court of appeals in the country, including three en banc cases, as well as before several state appellate courts. While at the Justice Department, Professor Robinson drafted briefs for the Office of the Solicitor General in numerous cases at the petition and merits stages in the U.S. Supreme Court. Professor Robinson is a graduate of Yale Law School, where he served as Note Editor on the Yale Law Journal, and he also has a B.A. in English from Yale College. Professor Robinson served as law clerk for the late Robert L. Carter, U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York. Before joining the Justice Department, Professor Robinson was an associate for five years at the law firm of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan. Professor Robinson has frequently served as a judge and lecturer on appellate advocacy at the Attorney General’s National Advocacy Center, and he has provided training on brief writing and oral advocacy at a number of federal agencies.
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