2013-2014 Catalog

LAWS 1230 Legal Research and Writing I

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(3) ENGL 1020; LAWS 1110; and LAWS 1111 or instructor approval

Course Description

This course introduces the various types of research for which the paralegal is typically responsible, including computer-aided legal research, procedures, and case documentation. Utilizing Microsoft Word software, students learn to develop written memoranda and legal documents for attorneys based on their research.