Law 397 - Advanced Legal Research

Faculty listed in alphabetical order – please see faculty specific description for requisite information.

S. Anayah C. Fischer K. Gerson K. Leong L. McClelland


General Course Description:

This course is designed to provide students with the research skills needed in the practice of law. Topics covered include the use of primary and secondary sources; case law research; statutory law and legislative history; administrative law; effective use of Lexis, Westlaw, and other electronic databases; international law research; and public records. Emphasis will be placed on appropriate and effective research strategies and evaluation of sources, both print and electronic.

Course Information:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Cheryl Kelly Fischer / Stephanie Anayah 16F 397 LEC 1 F 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 No No
Kevin Gerson / Kelly  Leong / Lynn McClelland 17S 397 LEC 1 F 8:25 AM - 10:25 AM 2.0 No No
Previous Course Offerings:
​Faculty Term Course Section ​Schedule ​Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Cheryl Kelly Fischer / Stephanie Anayah 14F 397 LEC 1 F 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 No No
Kevin Gerson 15S 397 LEC 1 F 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 No No
Cheryl Kelly Fischer / Stephanie Anayah 15F 397 LEC 1 F 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2.0 No No
Kevin Gerson / Lynn McClelland 16S 397 LEC 1 F 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 2.0 No No