Blumberg, Schneider, Stahl
Exclusion: Students taking this course may not also take Litigation and/or Medical
*Pre-Trial S.1 (Stahl, 3 credits) also offers Skills credit.
Problem-oriented. Reviews the law and skills essential to pretrial advocacy through drafting
exercises, simulations, and reading assignments. Topics include client interviewing; drafting of
pleadings, motions, briefs and discovery; depositions; pretrial conferences; summary judgment;
and settlement negotiations and agreements.
All sections use the same course material and follow a uniform syllabus. The text is Mauet's Pretrial (latest ed.). The other course material is a special printing only available in the bookstore. This will not be purchased until directed by the professor a number of weeks into the semester.