Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

Full-Time JD First-Year Required Courses

410: Advocacy

Credit Hours



Legal Writing I and II


JD Required

This course focuses on persuasive written and oral communication skills which are necessary for critical analysis and the competent representation of all clients. Students will explore all sides of an argument, provide evaluations of the merits of particular cases, and persuade the reader/listener of the student's position. Pre-requisites: successful completion of Legal Writing I and II. (Brendel, Becker and the Advocacy faculty)