Winter 2011 Class Descriptions
As of 12/20/2014 5:13:05 AM
Lawyering Skills/Diverse World
Lawyering Skills for a Diverse World
Cross-cultural communication is a vital skill for lawyers to master. Culture plays a role in almost all areas of a lawyer-client relationship. In this course students will evaluate and analyze the potential impact of culture on a range of lawyering skills including interviewing, counseling, and trial advocacy. This course will use a variety of approaches including simulations and role-plays to help build effective cross cultural lawyering skills.