Course Description

LAW 751 - Transactional Skills

This course focuses on the development of a suite of skills used by lawyers in connection with transactions as opposed to controversies.  It is intended to appeal to a wide range of students inasmuch as virtually all lawyers will be required to utilize these skills.  The skills that are developed will include (i) the ability to be forward looking, (ii) the development of an understanding of how to use different types of terms to effectuate the business deal that the clients have reached, and (iii) the ability to negotiate the structure of a transaction as a means of addressing the client’s most important goals.  The class will provide substantive knowledge as well as practical training and insights.

Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
John Hilson 17F 751 LEC 1 WF 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 4.0 No No
Students may not take both Law 751 Transactional Skills and Law 763. Contract Drafting. Early drop deadline: 5:00 p.m. on 8/23/2017. Experiential course enrollment is through a separate process; deadline June 26, noon. See ENROLL.LAW.UCLA.EDU

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
John Hilson /
Bertha Willner
15F 751 LEC 1 WF 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 4.0 No No
John Hilson 16F 751 LEC 1 WF 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 4.0 No No
Experiential course enrollment is through a separate process; deadline June 27, noon. See ENROLL.LAW.UCLA.EDU
Categories
Experiential Courses - Clinics, Simulations, and Externships; Business Law;