Date and Time:
Friday, December 7, 2012
Hahn University Center Forum A/B
“Preparing Practice-Ready Students”
The University of San Diego (USD) School of Law hosts the Annual Legal Writing Institute (LWI) Workshop. This year’s theme is “Preparing Practice-Ready Students.” Law professors, legal writing instructors, law librarians, and those interested in entering these fields are invited to attend.
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Workshop: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
A keynote presentation from USD School of Law Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo accompanies three workshops: “Teaching with New Research Platforms & Technology,” “What do Legal Supervisors Want From Their Externs, Clerks and Associates?” “Designing Practice-Ready Legal Writing Projects.” And “Teaching Professional Communication in a New Era.” Presenters and moderators include USD Legal Research and Writing Professors Alastair Agcaoili, Lisa Cannon and Jason Potter; USD librarians Judith Lihosit, Jane Larrington and Anna Russell; and Assistant Dean for Career Services Cara Mitnick.
Registration fees include continental breakfast, lunch, and course materials.
- USD Faculty Member: $25
- Attendee: $100