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Legal Writing and Research
Paralegal Certificate Program

Course ID#: PLS 334
CEUs: 3.0
Course Description:

This course covers legal analytical research and writing using legal terminology, professional legal writing of interoffice memos, civil proceedings, and discovery motions.  Other topics are evidence of preservation, interviewing and interrogation, introduction to torts, contracts, criminal law, rules of civil and appellate procedures, and rules of ethics for paralegals.


  • Required Textbook: The Interpretation and Application of Law: Assignment Casebook,     Author: O.A. Posse  (Purchase from UB Bookstore)


** Students must contact or visit the University at Buffalo Bookstore to purchase a copy of the text prior to the first day of class.  Refer to the following course to identify the required text - MFC 334.


University at Buffalo Bookstore
200 Lee Entrance
Buffalo, NY  14228-2574

Phone: (716) 636-6290
Fax: (716) 645-3731

Start Date:8/28/2017
End Date:12/8/2017
Register By:8/28/2017
When:Online course. Requires computer and Internet access. Students will receive instructions for course access one week prior to start of class.
Fee:$ 735.00
Location:On-Line Course
Instructor:Posse, Olga A.