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Legal Research & Writing

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Legal Research & Writing

This course is required to complete the Paralegal Certificate and is offered multiple times throughout the year. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

This course provides the foundation for finding legal authority, conducting legal analysis, and writing basic legal memoranda.

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After this class, you will be able to:
  • identify and distinguish the differences between primary and secondary legal authority
  • conduct online research using Westlaw software
  • use proper Bluebook citation format for both primary and secondary legal authority
  • research primary authority and conduct legal analysis based on a given fact pattern
  • author a closed-legal memorandum
Section: LR&W (20OCT18) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Oct 20, 2018 End Date: Nov 17, 2018 Tuition: $995.00
Campus: Executive Park Instructor: Matthew Cornick Must Apply
Section: LR&W (27JAN19) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Jan 27, 2019 End Date: Mar 10, 2019 Tuition: $995.00
Campus: Executive Park Instructor: Matthew Cornick Must Apply
Section: LR&W (23APR19) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Apr 23, 2019 End Date: Jun 4, 2019 Tuition: $995.00
Campus: Executive Park Instructor: Matthew Cornick Must Apply