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210 sec. 002 - Legal Profession (Fall 2019)

Instructor: John J. Steele  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only)
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Units: 2

Meeting:

    Tu 08:00 AM - 09:50 AM
    Location: Law 100
    From August 20, 2019
    To November 22, 2019

Course Start: August 20, 2019
Course End: November 22, 2019
Class Number: 32387

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 114
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 115
As of: 04/07 11:14 PM


This course explores the law governing lawyers, with primary focus on the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct and secondary focus on selected California rules. This course satisfies the Professional Responsibility requirement. Attendance is required; significant class participation can result in a grade bump. The instructor will provide all course materials online including an outline of the relevant law and a packet or readings and hypotheticals. Students may choose between an issue spot final exam or writing a 20-page, double-spaced paper on some topic relevant to the course. (The instructor, John Steele, is a solo practitioner and is a certified specialist in the law of legal malpractice (Cal. Bd. of Legal Spec.))

Requirements Satisfaction:


This class satisfies the Professional Responsibility Requirement.


Exam Notes: (F/P) In-class final or paper: students option 
Course Category: Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility

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