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Fall 2013

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Course Number Section Number Course Title Call Number Instructor Days Times Location Min-Max Credits 60/90 Rule Years Notes
950001Lawyering Skills: Family Law I skills48764Brito, T.MW330-53052291-160L2-L3PF only; limited to/mandatory for students enrolled in Family Law I (Prof Brito)
854007Clinical Program: Disability Rights Wisconsin Externship48730Hanna, J.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854008Clinical Program: Defense Project48906LaVigne, M.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854009Clinical Program: Family Court Clinic (FCC)48840Mansfield, M.MW120-24032681-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instr. LW
854010Clinical Program: Labor Law Externship48824Clauss, C.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854011Clinical Program: Consumer Law48762Orr, S.W1100-10032681-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor. LW.
854013Clinical Program: Wisconsin Innocence Project48783Lichstein, B.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854014Clinical Program: Midwestern Environmental Advocates Externship48806Christenson, A.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854015Clinical Program: Restorative Justice Project48814Scharrer, J.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854016Clinical Program: Family Law Project (FLP)48907Shear, L.1-7*L2-L3PF only; Req. consent of instructor.
854006Clinical Program: Prosecution Project48796Kempinen, B.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854004Clinical Program: Neighborhood Law Clinic (NLC)48855Mitch, .W900-115532611-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor. LW
854001Clinical Program: Domestic Violence Externship48854Meuer, T.1-7*L2-L3PF only; Req. consent of instructor.
815003Appellate Advocacy-Moot Court (other)1-360L2-L3Req. consent of instructor.
815002Appellate Advocacy-Moot Court (board/coaches)48693Tahk, S.1-360L2-L3Req. consent of instructor.
815001Appellate Advocacy-Moot Court (competitors)48692Tahk, S.1-360L2-L3Req. consent of instructor.
854002Clinical Program: WI Department of Justice Externship48839Sullivan, F.R830-1030WI DOJ1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor; Note time of required weekly seminar at WI DOJ.
854003Clinical Program: Judicial Internship48696Schultz, D.
Cagle, R.
W820-92052291-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor; section meets at Law School periodically during the fall semester. Attendance at three or more sessions is required.
854012Clinical Program: Crim. Appeals Project48763Pray, J.R930-105032261-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
768001Consumer Health Advocacy & Patient Centered Care Clinical48870Davis, S.
O'Connell, K.
Gatton, C.
W435-60032471-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor; mandatory weekly staffing Weds. 435-600 pm.
815006Appellate Advocacy- Moot Court (Vis Arbitration coaches)Yackee, J.1-360L2-L3Req. consent of instructor.
854017Clinical Program: Law & Entrepreneurship48825Englund, E.
Smith, A.
1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor. LW
854018Clinical Program: Hayes Police Prosecution Project48862Kempinen, B.
Scott, M.
1-7*L2-L3PF only; consent/instr.
950003Lawyering Skills: Oral Communications56630Plum, C.1-1n/aL4-L5LLM-LI only; meets first half of term only.
991001Directed Reading1-390L2-L3Go to Rm. 5110A for form.
990001Directed Research1-1290L2-L3 1-6 cr for J.D students; 1-12 for LLM-LI, SJD. Go to Rm. 5110A for form.
815004Appellate Advocacy- Moot Court (Thomas Tang Competition)Dowdal, M.1-360L2-L3Req. consent of instructor.
950004Lawyering Skills: Oral Communications56631Plum, C.1-1n/aL4-L5LLM-LI only; meets first half of term only.
854025Clinical Program: Oxford Federal Project55787Stevenson, A.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854024Clinical Program: Mediation Clinic48947Erez-Navot, D.R830-105032681-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor.
854019Clinical Program: Re-Entry Project48865Wos, E.1-7*L2-L3PF only; consent/instr.
854020Clinical Program: Law Externship48909Heymann, J.1-7*L2-L3PF only; consent/instr.
854021Clinical Program: Federal Appeals Project48912Stevenson, A.1-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor. LW
950002Lawyering Skills: Watergate48765Tuerkheimer, F.1-190L2-L3PF only; course completed by early October.
862001Legal Assist to Institutionalized Persons48699Prosser, M.1-7*L2-L3PF only; Req. consent of instructor.
854022Clinical Program: Govt & Legislative Clinic 55685McBride, E.F1100-115532471-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor
895001WI International Law Journal48700Klug, H.1-390L2-L3Admission to Journal LW.
896001WI Journal of Law, Gender & Society48701Quraishi-Landes, A.1-390L2-L3Admission to Journal LW.
899001Wisconsin Law Review48702Desai, A.1-390L2-L3Admission to Journal LW.
854023Clinical Program: Immigrant Justice Clinic48946Taeuber, S.MW330-50022251-7*L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor
852003Trial Advocacy (Mock Trial)48860Berz, E.
Lanford, R.
W540-74032602-3*L2-L3Additional meeting times TBD; PF only; Trial Advocacy for Mock Trial Team; consent of instructor; pre req: Evidence.
852001Trial Advocacy48728Christensen, C.T540-74032602-2*L2-L3PF only; Limit: 15 students; pre req: Evidence (concurrent okay).
957001Intro. to Estate Planning48859Bensky, J.
Verhoff, L.
T330-53032612-260L2-L3No PF; limit: 12 students; pre-req: T&E I and II; LW. Drafting assignments; class partip.
940010L&CP: Tax Policy48706Tahk, S.T955-115532682-360L2-L3PF; Tax I recommended; LW Paper; project/presentations
940007L&CP: Intro to Islamic Law48827Quraishi-Landes, A.W330-53032602-290L2-L3PF; LW. Paper/ presentation.
940006L&CP: Ethical Issues in Crim Justice48704Kempinen, B.T1205-20522112-2*L2-L3PF; req. consent of instructor; satisfies PR Req.; participation in Prosecution, Hayes, or Defender Projects required. Paper/ project
880001Client Interviewing & Counseling48804Viney, G.R225-42522602-290L2-L3PF only; limit: 20 students. Project/ presentation.
852002Trial Advocacy48695Kasieta, R.M540-74032602-2*L2-L3PF only; Limit: 15 students; pre req: Evidence (concurrent okay).
850001Professional Responsibilities48807Schweitzer, N.TR1100-1155 T
1100-1205 R
22112-2*L2-L3PF; satisfies PR Req.; class meets first time on Sept. 10th. Exam: Dec. 15
808003Advanced Legal Writing: Contract Drafting55682Turner, A.T540-74022252-260L2-L3Limit: 15 students; LW Drafting assignments
808002Advanced Legal Writing: Drafting & Working with Statutes55681Kreye, J.W435-63532612-260L2-L3Limit: 15 students; LW Drafting assignments
808001Advanced Legal Writing: Writing for Law Practice48739Weigold, U.M1100-10032612-290L2-L3Limit: 15 students; LW Drafting assignments
940008L&CP: Patent Skills48767Casimir, D.M330-53032602-260L2-L3PF; limit: 30 students; Patent Law helpful
771002Trusts & Estates I48843Camic, N.W120-32032502-260L2-L3PF; satisfies T&E Req.; a 2-cr T&E II will be offered in Spring 2014. Exam: Dec. 7
771001Trusts & Estates I48830Camic, N.T330-53022602-260L2-L3PF; satisfies T&E Req. limit: 100 students; a 2-cr T&E II will be offered in Spring 2014. Exam: Dec. 7
739001Religion and the Constitution48842Althouse, A.TR330-42532602-260L2-L3PF; satisfies Con Law II Req. Exam: Dec. 18
743002Negotiations/Mediation48810Cagle, R.W225-4255229 (225-320) 3261 (330-425)2-260L2-L3PF; limit: 16 students.
918004SP International Law: Vis Competition56854Yackee, J.2-360L2-L3Vis Competition coaching; consent of instructor required.
850002Professional Responsibilities48808Pierce, T.MW955-105032502-2*L2-L3PF; satisfies PR Req. Exam: Dec. 11
939001SP Family Law: Children, Law & Society48928Brito, T.2-260L2-L3Course cancelled.
915003SP Crim. J. Admin.: Federal Criminal Appeals48925Stevenson, A.MW1205-1003268(M) 3261(W)2-260L2-L3PF only; limited to clincal participants; req. consent of instructor; LW Project/ presentation
723004Legal Research & Writing I48893Baumgartner, M.MW1205-12532473-390L1
723007Legal Research & Writing I48896Peterson, K.TR435-55522113-390L1
723001Legal Research & Writing I48687Peterson, K.TR1205-12532473-390L1
744001Administrative Law48900Ohnesorge, J.MW225-34552463-360L2-L3PF; meets Legal Process req. Exam: Dec. 9
830001Land Use48826Mitchell, T.TR225-34532533-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 18
ELPA842Legal Foundations of Special Education33726TBA, .M440-710Educ L1513-360L2-L3Educ. Leadership 842; non-Law grading; credits count as Law credits; interested students must contact Shari Smith at 263-2701.
817002Business Organizations I48902Gehl, M.TR1230-15022253-360L2-L3PF; limit: 40 students. Exam: Dec. 8
723005Legal Research & Writing I48894Dowdal, M.MW1100-122032533-390L1
746001Legislation48901Desai, A.MW930-105022113-360L2-L3No PF; satisfies Legal Process req. Note: due to Prof. Desai's travel, this course may meet a few times during the term on Fridays at 930-1050 for make-up classes. Take-home exam: Dec. 11
954001Corporate Finance Law56208Davis, K.TR1100-122032503-360L2-L3PF; Bus. Orgs. I strongly recommended Exam: Dec. 15
940016L&CP: Introduction to Patient Advocacy55801O'Connell, K.On-line course3-360L2-L3PF; req. consent of instructor. Note: on-line course. Project/presentation
940001L&CP: Sports Law48889Snyder, B.TR1230-15032503-360L2-L3No PF Take-home exam: Dec. 8
818001Comparative Law55672Hendley, K.TR800-92022113-390L2-L3No PF; International Law recommended; satisfies Legal Process Req.; LW Paper
602003Legal Sources 48911Moritz, D.TR330-45032683-3n/aL4-L5No PF; LLM-LI students only. Exam: Dec. 14
723008Legal Research & Writing I48897Baumgartner, M.MW225-34532473-390L1
602004Legal Sources 56616Tinglum, T.TR1100-122032613-3n/aL4-L5No PF; LLM-LI students only. Exam: Dec. 14
730001Federal Law & Indian Tribes48711Monette, R.MW930-105032263-360L2-L3PF;meets Legal Process requirement. Take-home exam
602002Legal Sources 48841Chang, N.TR1200-11532533-3n/aL4-L5No PF; LLM-LI students only. Exam: Dec. 14
940011L&CP: Community Lawyering48738Mitch, .3-360L2-L3Course cancelled.
723011Legal Research & Writing I48931Dowdal, M.MW330-45032533-390L1
723010Legal Research & Writing I48899Moritz, D.TR1100-122022253-390L1
723009Legal Research & Writing I48898Tinglum, T.MW930-105052403-390L1
940015L&CP: Public Law & Private Power 55689Rogers, J.M1100-10032263-360L2-L3PF; meets Legal Process requirement. Take-home exam
ELPA840Public School Law33837Mead, J.T440-710Educ L1553-360L2-L3Educ. Leadership 840; non-Law grading; credits count as Law credits; interested Law students may enroll directly.
849001Pre-Trial Advocacy48923Edwards, T.W540-74032503-360L2-L3PF only; limit: 15 students.
940013L&CP: Sociology of Law: The Law in Action48714Mertz, E.
Macaulay, S.
M225-42532263-390L2-L3PF; limit 22 students; meets Legal Process Req. LW
723012Legal Research & Writing I48932Robarts, R.MW225-34552403-390L1
940017L&CP: Humanitarian Immigration Law56783Barbato, E.MW330-500EJI Conference Room3-360L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor. Students must concurrently enroll in 1 credit of Immigrant Justice Clinic (854-023).
940004L&CP: Public Health Law48766Charo, R.TR930-105032603-360L2-L3No PF; LW Paper
825001Insurance Law55673Carstensen, P.TR930-105022113-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 13
820001Conflict of Laws55683Kaiser, A.3-360L2-L3Course cancelled.
839001Remedies48846Mitchell, T.MW120-24032533-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 16
918002SP International Law: Globalization of Capital Markets48848Davis, K.3-360L2-L3Course cancelled.
741001Business Organizations II48920Ibrahim, D.MW930-105022603-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 11
904002SP Con Law: 4th, 5th, 6th Amendments48858Klingele, C.TR225-40032263-360L2-L3PF; satisfies Con Law II requirement
940014L&CP: Native American Tribal Law 48908Monette, R.3-360L2-L3Course cancelled.
940009L&CP: Taxation of Mergers & Acquisitions48705Schnur, R.T435-63532533-360L2-L3PF; limit: 16 students; Tax I required
904003SP Con Law: Wisconsin State Constitutional Law 56662Monette, R.MW330-45032683-360L2-L3PF; meets Legal Process Req. Paper
740001Constitutional Law II48709Althouse, A.MW330-45032503-360L2-L3PF; satisfies Con Law II Req. Exam: Dec. 9
760001Role of Police in a Free Society48784Scott, M.MW120-24032613-360L2-L3PF; LW. Exam: Dec. 16
771003Sel. Topics Estate Planning: Financial Planning & Asset Management48844Seaborg, A.R225-52552293-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 18
802001Civil Procedure II48737Weston, C.TR930-105052403-360L2-L3PF; satisfies Jurisdiction of Courts. Req. Exam: Dec. 13
817001Business Organizations I48713Davis, K.MW1100-122022603-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 19
822001Family Law I48694Brito, T.MW330-53052293-360L2-L3PF; note: students must also enroll in Law 950-001 for 1 credit Exam: Dec. 9
824001Federal Jurisdiction48857Coan, A.TR330-45052463-360L2-L3PF; Con Law II recommended; meets Jurisdiction of Courts Req. Exam: Dec. 18
860001Adv Crim Pro: Rep Criminal Appellant48698Pray, J.R930-105032263-360L2-L3PF only; req. consent of instructor; limited to clinic participants. Project/ presentation.
743001Negotiations/Mediation48744Heymann, S.TR1200-11552403-360L2-L3No PF; limit: 16 students.
740002Constitutional Law II48781Quraishi-Landes, A.TR1100-122022603-360L2-L3PF; Con Law I required; satisfies Con Law II Req. Take-home exam
723002Legal Research & Writing I48891Tinglum, T.MW930-105052403-390L1
723003Legal Research & Writing I48892Robarts, R.TR930-105032473-390L1
601001Intro to American Law 48676Church, L.MTR225-32032503-3n/aL4-L5No PF; LLM-LI/LLM/SJD students only. Exam: Dec. 6
602001Legal Sources 48761Chang, N.TR930-105052463-3n/aL4-L5No PF; LLM-LI students only. Exam: Dec. 14
936001Torts II55687Barkan, S.MW930-105032603-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 11
868001State & Local Taxation48922Fahrenbach, R.W640-84032613-360L2-L3PF; Tax I and Tax II required.
736001Secured Transactions48690Cohen, A.TR1100-122032603-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 15
740003Constitutional Law II48805Church, L.MW1100-122022113-360L2-L3PF; satisfies Con Law II Req. Exam: Dec. 19
871001International Trade Law48797Ibele, E.MW540-70052293-360L2-L3PF; satisfies Legal Process Req. Exam: Dec. 20
904001SP Con Law: 4th, 5th, 6th Amendments48727Berghahn, M.TR540-70032473-360L2-L3No PF; limit: 20 students; satisfies Con Law II Req. LW.
942001European Union Law48905Barkan, S.
Marauhn, T.
Merhof, K.
TR120-24032613-360L2-L3PF; strongly recommended for students interested in studying abroad at EUI in Florence. Take-home exam
745001Labor Relations48710Clauss, C.TR200-32032603-360L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 14
940005L&CP: Fundamentals of Business Transactions I48743Heymann, S.MWF1205-10032603-360L3No PF; pre-req: 3L status & Bus. Org. I.
940003L&CP: Domestic Violence48703Meuer, T.
Young, M.
M540-83032533-360L2-L3PF; limit 20 students.
940012L&CP: Defense Function: "'Hanging out a Shingle" (Private Criminal Practice)48707LaVigne, M.MW1100-10022253-360L3PF only; limit: 15 3L students; Evidence required; not open for participants in 2013 Defender Project. Project/presentation
989001Environmental Law & Practice48749Dawson, T.
Kent, P.
MW435-55522113-360L2-L3PF; note: despite indication in University enrollment data, there is no pre-requisite for this course. Exam: Dec. 20
940002L&CP: Research & Administrative Issues in Taxation48742Talarczyk, A.TR230-345Grainger 11703-360L2-L3PF; limit: 4 Law students; meets with AIS 724.
723006Legal Research & Writing I48895Moritz, D.TR1100-122022253-390L1
918001SP International Law: International Commercial Arbitration48741Yackee, J.T330-53052293-360L2-L3PF; LW Paper
928001SP Land Law: Residential Property Development48872Landgraf, T.TR400-515Grainger 21853-360L2-L3Meets with Real Estate 611; pre-req: Law 928 "Real Estate Process" in Spring 2013; to enroll, contact Jane Heymann at jheymann@wisc.edu.
771004Trusts & Estates I56663Erlanger, H.TR330-530 T
330-425 R
32473-360L2-L3PF; satisfies T&E Req.; limit: 18 students; a 2-cr T&E II will be offered in Spring 2014. LW. Exam: Dec. 7
914001Securities Regulation48845Ibrahim, D.MW225-34522113-360L2-L3PF; Bus Orgs I or II strongly recommended. Exam: Dec. 9
918003SP International Law: Climate Change, Human Rights & the Environment55686Atapattu, S.R850-105032613-360L2-L3PF; limit: 20 students; Public International Law (Law 827) recommended. Paper
915001SP Crim. J. Admin.: Sentencing & Corrections48731Klingele, C.3-360L2-L3Course cancelled.
915002SP Crim. J. Admin.: Wrongful Convictions48813Findley, K.
Lichstein, B.
MW330-45022603-360L2-L3No PF; LW Paper
714001Civil Procedure I48919Snyder, B.TR850-105032534-460L1Medium section Take-home exam: Dec
711004Contracts48680Hendley, K.MW850-105032534-460L1Small group section. Exam: Dec. 10
714002Civil Procedure I48681Schwartz, D.TR225-42522114-460L1Medium section. Take-home exam: Dec.
711003Contracts48679Whitford, W.MTWRF120-21552234-460L1Small group section. Exam: Dec. 10
711002Contracts48678Alexander, L.MTWRF120-21552464-460L1Large section. Exam: Dec. 10
711001Contracts48677Yackee, J.MW850-105052464-460L1Large section. Exam: Dec. 10
714006Civil Procedure I55966McDermott, M.TR850-105022604-460L1Medium section. Exam: Dec. 20
711006Contracts55671Macaulay, S.TR435-63552234-460L1Small group section (evening). Exam: Dec. 10
726002Intro to Substantive Criminal Law48689Schultz, D.MTWRF1100-115552464-460L1Large section. Exam: Dec. 17
714003Civil Procedure I48682Weston, C.TR225-42552404-460L1Medium section. Exam: Dec. 20
714004Civil Procedure I48745Steingass, S.MTWRF955-105022254-460L1Medium section. Exam: Dec. 20
714005Civil Procedure I48868Steingass, S.MTWRF225-32022254-460L1Medium section. Exam: Dec. 20
801001Evidence48691Findley, K.MW1100-10032504-460L2-L3PF; meets Evidence requirement. Exam: Dec. 19
753001Intro to Intellectual Property48795Ghosh, S.MTWRF1100-115552294-460L2-L3PF; LW Paper
711005Contracts55670Sharafi, M.MTWRF955-105052234-460L1Small group section. Exam: Dec. 10
801002Evidence48736Hurley, S.TR540-74022604-460L2-L3PF; limit: 100 students; meets Evidence requirement. Exam: Dec. 12
748001Antitrust48712Carstensen, P.MTWRF120-21532264-460L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 16
742001Taxation I48729Tahk, S.MTWR120-21552404-460L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 16
752001Copyright Law48869Ghosh, S.MTWRF955-105052294-460L2-L3PF; LW Paper
732001Real Estate Transactions I48782Viney, G.TR850-105032504-460L2-L3PF Exam: Dec. 13
726006Intro to Substantive Criminal Law48890Ross, M.MW225-42552234-460L1Small group section . Exam: Dec. 17
726003Intro to Substantive Criminal Law48715Klingele, C.MTWRF1100-115552234-460L1Small group section. Exam: Dec. 17
726005Intro to Substantive Criminal Law48828Prosser, M.TR225-42552234-460L1Small group section. Exam: Dec. 17
726001Intro to Substantive Criminal Law48688Dickey, W.MTWRF1100-115552404-460L1Large section. Exam: Dec. 17
726004Intro to Substantive Criminal Law48716Kempinen, B.MW435-63552234-460L1Small group section (evening). Exam: Dec. 17