University of Pittsburgh
Term: Fall Term 2012-13 (2131)
Catalog Number: 5933
Class Number: 26016
Room: LAW G13.
Class Schedule:
  • M, W 1:30 pm -2:45 pm
  • Instructor: Judith A. Teeter
    Type: Lecture
    Credits: 3.0 Credits
    Catalog Requirements: Upper-Level Writing, "W" Writing, Professional Skills.
    Enrollment Limit: 12.
    Priority: Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority

    Course Description from Course Catalog 5933

    Additional Info

    This advanced class will be limited to 12 students. Many class sessions will be devoted to workshop sessions and accordingly class attendance is very important. Grading will be based on grades for each written work product, as well as weekly homework exercises (most weeks), class participation, and oral presentations.

    Grading

    Office Memorandum – 15%

    Pleadings and Motions – 10%

    Client Advice Letter – 10%

    Persuasive Editorial – 5%

    Short Story – 5%

    Judicial Opinion, including bench memorandum – 25%

    Out of Class Exercises/Homework – 15%

    In Class exercises and participation – 15%

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