Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-110-103 021236 Civil Trial Advocacy
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-110-103 CIVIL TRIAL ADVOCACY ...apply skills introduced in Civil Litigation 10-110-102, including organizing and managing a civil litigation matter; drafting pleadings, discovery requests and responses; summarizing and abstracting discovery responses and evidence; compiling a trial notebook, preparing for and participating in a mock trial; drafting appellate documents. (Prerequisites: 10-801-136, English Composition 1; 10-110-101, Paralegal Intro/Legal Ethics with a "C" or better; 10-110-102, Civil Litigation)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Organize and manage a civil litigation matter.
  2. Draft civil pleadings
  3. Draft civil discovery requests
  4. Draft responses to civil discovery requests.
  5. Summarize and abstract responses to civil discovery requests
  6. Detect potential evidentiary challenges
  7. Prepare evidence for trial
  8. Compile a trial notebook
  9. Participate in a mock trial as a member of a collaborative litigation team