May 16 (Mon.)
Two Different Course Options
USLawEssentials will offer a 4-week online legal English certificate course starting May 16, 2022.
Choose from two course options:
Prepare for the US Law School Experience
Ideal for international students starting a JD or LLM program
Bar Exam Essay Writing
Ideal for non-native English speakers planning to take a bar exam
Your instructors are Stephen Horowitz & Daniel A. Edelson. They are experienced attorneys, professors, and instructors of Legal English and English as a Second Language.
Together they co-host the USLawEssentials Law & Language podcast and have taught US Law & Legal English to students from around the world online and in person.
Professor Horowitz is a Legal English Lecturer at Georgetown Law School. You can learn more about him here:
Professor Edelson is the founder of USLawEssentials & the Director of Academic Support at Seton Hall Law School
You can learn more about him here:
USLawEssentials will offer a 4-week online legal English certificate course starting May 16, 2022. The course will be taught by Prof. Stephen Horowitz, Legal English Lecturer at Georgetown Law School, and Daniel Edelson.
But what to teach?
One option is Preparing for the US Law School Experience (PULSE): Intro to the US legal system + Legal writing + Legal reading. This will be ideal for international students interested in getting ready for a JD or LLM program at a US law school.
A second option is Bar Exam Essay Writing for Non-Native English Speakers (BAR): Helping non-native English speakers prepare for the bar by improving their writing organization, speed, language, and overall writing effectiveness.
You can let us know your interest and preferences by completing this google form.