Ex. Legal Practice: LLM NYS Supreme Court - Fieldwork

Course Information

Course Number
L6690
Curriculum Level
Upperclass
Areas of Study
Civil Procedure and Dispute Resolution, Lawyering, Legal Profession and Professional Responsibility
Type
Externship
Additional Attributes
New Course, Experiential Credit

Section 006 Information

Instructor

Section Description

is is a required companion course to Ex. Legal Practice LLM New York State Supreme Court. Students will work up to ten hours a week at the New York State Supreme Court, New York County, Through first-hand observation and classroom discussion, students will have the opportunity to learn about the roles judges, advocates, judicial clerks, and other court personnel play in the state justice system and the processes through which judicial decisions are made.• The field-placement component of the externship will involve legal research, analysis, and writing on the cases to which students have been assigned supervising judge. Written work product may include bench memorandums and/or draft opinions and orders.

School Year & Semester
Spring 2024
Points
2
Method of Evaluation
Other
J.D Writing Credit?
No

Learning Outcomes

Primary
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in doctrinal analysis, including close reading of cases and precedents, and application to facts
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in ethical and professional issues
  • At the end of the course, students will have acquired understanding of and/or facility in various lawyering skills, for example, oral advocacy, legal writing and drafting, legal research, negotiation, and client communication

Course Limitations

Instructor Pre-requisites
None
Instructor Co-Requisites
None
Recommended Courses
None
Other Limitations
None

Additional Section for Ex. Legal Practice: LLM NYS Supreme Court - Fieldwork

Section 001

School Year & Semester

Spring 2024

Instructor

Location

JGH 107

Schedule

Class meets on
  • Tuesday

Points

1

Section 002

School Year & Semester

Spring 2024

Instructor

Points

2

Section 007

School Year & Semester

Spring 2024

Instructor

Location

WJWH 209

Schedule

Class meets on
  • Monday

Points

1

Section 008

School Year & Semester

Spring 2024

Instructor

Points

2

Section 003

School Year & Semester

Spring 2024

Instructors

Location

TBA TBA

Schedule

Class meets on
  • Wednesday

Points

1

Section 004

Section 005

School Year & Semester

Spring 2024

Instructor

Location

WJWH L104

Schedule

Class meets on
  • Monday

Points

1
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