Menu Toggle menu
Course Number: 
24 LITG 722 001
Call Number: 
000042
Professor: 
Course Credit: 
2 Non-Classroom
Prerequisites: 
Additional Prerequisites: 
For students in their fourth semester.
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0
Course Number: 
24 LITG 720 001
Call Number: 
000041
Professor: 
Course Credit: 
2 Non-Classroom
Prerequisites: 
Additional Prerequisites: 
Prerequisite for Moot Court Executive Editor.
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0
Course Number: 
24 LITG 717
Call Number: 
000040
Professor: 
Primary Basis for Grade: 

High Pass/ Pass/ Low Pass/ Fail

Course Credit: 
1 Non-Classroom
Additional Prerequisites: 
Prerequisite for all upper level Moot Court activities.
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
1
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0

Participating students represent the College of Law in various intercollegiate moot court competitions.

Special Notes: 

Meeting Times will vary.

This course does not meets the Writing Requirement for all Honor Board positions.

Students will be enrolled by the Registrar with the permission of the instructor.

Course Number: 
24 LITG 729
Call Number: 
000096
Primary Basis for Grade: 

Skills Assignments; High Pass/ Pass/ Low Pass/ Fail Grade

Course Credit: 
2 Nonclassroom
Additional Prerequisites: 
You must sign up for 24 LITG 753 as well.
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0
Meeting Time: 
August 25, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 1, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 8, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 15, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 22, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 29, 2011 - 4:05pm
October 6, 2011 - 4:05pm
October 13, 2011 - 4:05pm
October 20, 2011 - 4:05pm
October 27, 2011 - 4:05pm
November 3, 2011 - 4:05pm
November 10, 2011 - 4:05pm
November 17, 2011 - 4:05pm
November 24, 2011 - 4:05pm
December 1, 2011 - 4:05pm
Location: 
Room 204

Street Law is a national program of legal instruction designed for law students to teach highschool students. Each law student teaches the Street Law curriculum at an area high school during one fifty-minute section three days per week for ten weeks. The curriculum includes introduction to law, family law, consumer law, housing law, torts, and criminal law, with topics in contacts and procedure. The law student then tests and grades the high school students on this material.

Special Notes: 

Students may not enroll concurrently in the other extern programs. Students may only take this class once.

The class will meet on selected dates to be announced later.

Course Number: 
24LITG753
Call Number: 
000095
Primary Basis for Grade: 

Skills Assignments; Letter Grade

Course Credit: 
1 Classroom
Additional Prerequisites: 
You must sign up for 24 LITG 729 as well.
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0
Meeting Time: 
August 25, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 1, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 8, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 15, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 22, 2011 - 4:05pm
September 29, 2011 - 4:05pm
October 6, 2011 - 4:05pm
October 13, 2011 - 4:05pm
October 20, 2011 - 4:05pm
October 27, 2011 - 4:05pm
November 3, 2011 - 4:05pm
November 10, 2011 - 4:05pm
November 17, 2011 - 4:05pm
November 24, 2011 - 4:05pm
December 1, 2011 - 4:05pm
Location: 
Room 204

Street Law is a national program of legal instruction designed for law students to teach highschool students. Each law student teaches the Street Law curriculum at an area high school during one fifty-minute section three days per week for ten weeks. The curriculum includes introduction to law, family law, consumer law, housing law, torts, and criminal law, with topics in contacts and procedure. The law student then tests and grades the high school students on this material.

Special Notes: 

Students may not enroll concurrently in the other extern programs. Students may only take this class once.

The class will meet on selected dates to be announced later

Course Number: 
24 LITG 757
Call Number: 
000092
Primary Basis for Grade: 

Class participation and satisfactory completion of client work, which may include writing briefs and motions in client cases.

Course Credit: 
1 Non-classroom
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0
Meeting Time: 
August 24, 2011 - 4:00pm
Location: 
Room 100 A

In this clinic, students will work on criminal cases for indigent clients whose cases are on appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, a federal appellate court located in Cincinnati. Under the supervision of experienced attorneys, students will analyze trial records, identify arguments to be used in the appeals process, and write the motions and briefs that will be filed on behalf of their clients. This is an excellent opportunity for students to learn about federal courts, criminal law, appellate procedure, and improve writing skills.

Special Notes: 

The class is offered only in the fall semester. Students should be aware that the field placement component of the class will require them to spend approximately 4 hours each week on client work. The amount of work will vary with the needs of the clients. Interested students should fill out the attached application and return it to the Registrar, Charlene Carpenter, by July 18, 2011. She will register students chosen to participate in the clinic.

Course Number: 
24 LITG 743
Call Number: 
000091
Primary Basis for Grade: 

Class participation and satisfactory completion of client work, which may include writing briefs and motions in client cases.

Course Credit: 
2 Classroom
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0
Meeting Time: 
August 24, 2011 - 4:00pm
Location: 
Room 100 A

In this clinic, students will work on criminal cases for indigent clients whose cases are on appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, a federal appellate court located in Cincinnati. Under the supervision of experienced attorneys, students will analyze trial records, identify arguments to be used in the appeals process, and write the motions and briefs that will be filed on behalf of their clients. This is an excellent opportunity for students to learn about federal courts, criminal law, appellate procedure, and improve writing skills.

Special Notes: 

The class is offered only in the fall semester. Students should be aware that the field placement component of the class will require them to spend approximately 4 hours each week on client work. The amount of work will vary with the needs of the clients. Interested students should fill out the attached application and return it to the Registrar, Charlene Carpenter, by July 18, 2011. She will register students chosen to participate in the clinic.

Course Number: 
24 LITG 735
Call Number: 
000039
Primary Basis for Grade: 

Skills Assignments; High Pass/ Pass/Low Pass/ Fail Grade

Course Credit: 
2 Nonclassroom
Additional Prerequisites: 
You must sign up for both the classroom and field placement parts of this class.
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0
Meeting Time: 
August 25, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 1, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 8, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 15, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 22, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 29, 2011 - 3:05pm
October 6, 2011 - 3:05pm
October 13, 2011 - 3:05pm
October 20, 2011 - 3:05pm
October 27, 2011 - 3:05pm
November 3, 2011 - 3:05pm
November 10, 2011 - 3:05pm
November 17, 2011 - 3:05pm
November 24, 2011 - 3:05pm
December 1, 2011 - 3:05pm
Location: 
Room 204

The classroom component of the Legal Extern Program emphasizes practical lawyering skills, law office economics, and ethical issues. In their field placements, legal externs work under the supervision of attorneys in local, state, and federal public agencies, for legal aid and other nonprofit organizations, and in some other organizations in the private sector.

Special Notes: 

Students may not enroll concurrently in the other extern programs. Students may only take this class once. This class is usually offered every semester.

Course Number: 
24 LITG 716
Call Number: 
000038
Primary Basis for Grade: 

Skills Assignments; Letter Grade

Course Credit: 
1 Classroom
Additional Prerequisites: 
You must sign up for both the classroom and field placement parts of this class.
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0
Meeting Time: 
August 25, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 1, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 8, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 15, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 22, 2011 - 3:05pm
September 29, 2011 - 3:05pm
October 6, 2011 - 3:05pm
October 13, 2011 - 3:05pm
October 20, 2011 - 3:05pm
October 27, 2011 - 3:05pm
November 3, 2011 - 3:05pm
November 10, 2011 - 3:05pm
November 17, 2011 - 3:05pm
November 24, 2011 - 3:05pm
December 1, 2011 - 3:05pm
Location: 
Room 204

The classroom component of the Legal Extern Program emphasizes practical lawyering skills, law office economics, and ethical issues. In their field placements, legal externs work under the supervision of attorneys in local, state, and federal public agencies, for legal aid and other nonprofit organizations, and in some other organizations in the private sector.

Special Notes: 

Students may not enroll concurrently in the other extern programs. Students may only take this class once. This class is usually offered every semester.

Course Number: 
24 LITG 714 001
Call Number: 
000037
Professor: 
Primary Basis for Grade: 

High pass/ Pass/ Low Pass/ Fail

Course Credit: 
3 Non-Classroom
Meets Seminar Requirement: 
0
Meets Writing Requirement: 
0
Meets Client Counseling Requirement: 
0

Participating students engage in the selection and editing of articles for publication in the University of Cincinnati Law Review. Some students also write notes and comments for publication in the Review. Students must participate in a competition and be selected to participate. The Registrar will register selected students in these classes.

Special Notes: 

Meeting Times will vary.