Professional Responsibility



SLN #: 41659
Course Prefix: LAW-638
Course Section: B01
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor(s): Cohen

Course Description:
This course will meet Monday through Thursday, from 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm beginning Monday, July 9, and ending on Thursday, August 2. The final exam will be administered at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, August 7th.

This course will examine the law of lawyering with significant focus on the ethical rules by which attorneys should conduct themselves in their various professional roles. The course will also examine the common and statutory law applicable to lawyers. The ultimate objective of the course is to give students both a working knowledge of the law governing lawyers and the practice of law and legal ethics and an appreciation for the difficulties and challenges the profession currently confronts.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 3
Grading Option: Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: No
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: No
Final Exam Given: Yes
Final Exam Type: In-Class
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies
Additional Attendance Policy: Mandatory Attendance
Online Course Site: None