Appellate Practice & Procedure: Criminal Appeal: From Transcript to Argument

B671 is taught by S. Orenstein

This course is designed to acquaint the student with the ins and outs of criminal appellate advocacy. He or she will learn how to read the file transmitted by trial counsel, communicate with the client, read the transcripts of the trial with an eye to identifying relevant issues, write a persuasive brief, and prepare for and engage in oral argument before the appellate court.

Evidence and Criminal Procedure recommended.