LAW 125 Legal Research and Writing I

3 credits

Provides an introduction and overview of the methods of legal research and legal writing. Students will examine the various sources of law and categories of research materials. Students will be introduced to writing citations and learn how to develop a research plan, how to analyze cases and statutes, and how to use the law library. Basic legal writing skills will be covered as well as computer-assisted legal research.

Prerequisite(s): LAW 102 and ENG 151