Skills Course - SKL-092818: Closing Arguments

Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Contact: Hector Linares ·

Location: Law School Room 111

(Friday, September 28, 2018) (9:00am - 12:00 pm) (LS 111)
Learn the art of delivering a persuasive closing argument at trial and for motions hearings. This course will teach students how to prepare for closing arguments, how to adapt closings to the evidence adduced at trial, and effective oral advocacy techniques and rhetorical devices for structuring and delivering closings. Students will also learn how to use opportunities for rebuttals effectively. Co-sponsored by the Trial Advocacy Executive Board, students participating in the Trial Advocacy Argue On competition are encouraged to enroll.