A survey of the rules and standards that regulate the admission of evidence, including relevancy, privileged communications, the hearsay rule and its exceptions, the opinion rule, authentication and "best evidence" rule, impeachment and rehabilitation, demonstrative and scientific evidence, presumptions, and burdens of proof.
An introduction to the theoretical structures involved in interviewing, counseling, negotiation, and trial skills. Students are given the opportunity to perform simulations of lawyering tasks and discuss their externship. *Prior to Summer 2014, this course was titled Lawyering Skills.
Tips For Success - Judicial Clerkships Information Session
February 28, 2017 12:00pm-1:00pm
California Cannabis Law: A Legal Perspective
March 2, 2017 6:00pm-8:00pm
Tips For Success - Interview Preparation
March 14, 2017 12:00pm-1:30pm
Q&A with Jordon Steinberg
Family Law / Children's Rights
Q&A with Alisha Winterswyk