Law Practice

Elective Course
Course Number: LAW 631
Credits: 2

Law Practice provides an introduction and exploration of the practice of law in the 21st Century, with a focus on building a successful and rewarding legal career. Topics covered include starting a law firm as a solo practitioner, billing hours, getting and keeping clients, finding work-life balance, surviving your first year in practice, navigating law firm politics, and choosing a career path. There are no exams in this course. Students will write and present a scholarly paper on a topic of their choosing related to legal practice.