LAW 395Q LAW 395Q. Legal Research and Writing for Foreign Lawyers. 3 Hours.
Restricted to students pursuing a Master of Laws. Introduction to the case-law method, the basic tools for conducting legal research, and the basic conventions and expectations for creating professional legal work product. Research and draft a full-length, formal analytical memorandum that may serve as a professional writing sample. For each semester hour of credit earned, the equivalent of one lecture hour a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Law 232Q, 332Q, 432Q, Law 179M, 279M, 379M, 479M, 579M, 679M (Topic: Legal Research and Writing for Foreign Lawyers), Law 295Q, 395Q, 495Q. Offered on the pass/fail basis only.