advanced legal research and Writing

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to:

  • Formulate cost-effective research strategies, using a blended approach to resource use
  • Conduct research necessary to complete a legal analysis of a self-selected issue
  • Draft & revise a legal analysis on a self-selected issue
  • Create a library purchasing plan for a self-selected practice area
  • Give oral presentations on the research plan and the research paper and/or final reflection paper

Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
- Carl Sagan -

Debra Austin, JD, PhD

professor of the practice of law
university of Denver Sturm College of LaW