Introductory Class

Legal Method is an Enrollment Pre-Requisite to attending the California School of Law and no tuition is charged for Legal Method.

Legal Method is a 4 week Online law school introductory class designed to produce successful law students. Emphasis is placed on law school study skills such as briefing cases, preparing course outlines, issue-spotting and exam writing. Students perform practical exercises to learn these skills, so they are prepared to begin their legal studies.

Required Textbooks for Legal Method (Introductory class)

Students can find textbooks on numerous websites and in legal bookstores. For one stop shopping we suggest Legal Books Distributing.

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Writing and Analysis in the Law  6th Edition
Author: Helene S. Shapo,  Marilyn Walter,  Elizabeth Fajans
ISBN-13: 9781609302726      ISBN-10: 1609302729

Law School Survival Kit,  1999
The Ultimate Guide for Success in Law School
Author: Adachi
ISBN: 1-882278-10-0

MBE Survival Kit
Author: Adachi
ISBN: 9781882278169