Legal Notes

 Legal Research

1. Primary and Secondary Sources of the Law
2. Overview of legal research
3. Steps to take in Case Law Research
4. Intro to Basic Legal Citation
5. Statsky Carthwheel and developing "legal language"
6. Getting background information
7. Refining the statement of the "Legal Issue"
8. How to develop a legal argument
9. Finding constitutions, statutes, regulations, and ordinances
10. Improve your legal writing  and  THE SIX PARAMOUNT RULES OF GOOD LEGAL WRITING

11. Finding cases 

12. Terms and Connectors

13. Expand and update your legal research
14. How to write a legal memo - sample
15. Final Legal Writing and Research Paper - format and sample


updated: 6/24/19