Professional Skills Requirement
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Professional Skills Requirement

During a student's second or third year, a student must successfully complete one of the following courses:

LAW 434 Advanced Commercial Transactions (2)
LAW 312 Advanced Legal Writing and Drafting (2/3)
LAW 308 Advanced Trial Practice (3)
LAW 310 Alternative Dispute Resolution (2)
LAW 486 Appellate Litigation (3)
LAW 301 Arbitration/Trial Law Theory (1)
LAW 316 Community Economic Development Clinic (4)
Externships (3)
LAW 378 Issues Facing In-House Corporation Counsel (2)
LAW 394 Legal Interviewing, Negotiation, and Counseling (3)
LAW 410 Negotiation (3)
LAW 388 Milton R. Abrahams Legal Clinic (4)
LAW 404 Mediation Process (3)
Participation in interschool competitions listed in Academic Rule 6.7(b) (2 hours minimum)
LAW 431 Scientific Evidence (3)
LAW 435 Selected Research Topics (2 minimum)*
LAW 455 Trial Practice (3)
LAW 446 Trial Team (3)
LAW 441 Witness Examination Skills (3)

*Only Selected Research projects certified in writing by both the faculty member and the Dean as involving substantial instruction in professional skills that are assessed by the instructor will satisfy the requirement.