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LAW 5054: Mindful Lawyering: Techniques for Effective Counseling, Negotiation, and Advocacy
Spring 2018 • Section 21 • CRN 36467

Course Description

This course is designed to teach students mindfulness practices and to explore how those practices can enhance their effectiveness in various lawyering skill areas. These include the ability to: (1) listen to, counsel, and work effectively with, clients; (2) identify and deploy negotiating strategies that maximize value for all parties; (3) mediate conflicts, (4) advocate for desired legal and social outcomes; (5) develop leadership skills; and (6) maintain balance and focus in high stress professional environments.


Day/Time Location
T 3:55-5:55 PM Barrack 207

Course Details

  • Margaret deGuzman
Credit Hours

2 Credits



Course Type
  • Non-Exam
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement
  • Experiential/Professional Skills

Registration Info

No Registration Restrictions.

Book List/Materials