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LAW 1080: Legal Research Writing III: Legal Drafting
Spring 2022 • Section 21 • CRN 42774

Course Description

Drafting is an essential experience in your preparation for the practice of law. This course presents a unified approach to developing the drafting skills that span different categories of legal documents. Students will learn how to solve a client’s problems and to accomplish a client’s goals through legal drafting. The primary emphasis will be on drafting statutes and contracts. However, students will also learn drafting principles that apply to other public rules (constitutional provisions, codes, ordinances, administrative rules/regulations, executive orders, and court rules) and private documents (leases, covenants, bylaws, and settlement agreements).


Day/Time Location
W 4:00-5:50 PM Barrack 205

Course Details

  • Bonny Dean
Credit Hours

3 Credits



Course Type
  • Writing
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement
  • Writing Serial


Registration Info

No Registration Restrictions.

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