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Deforest, Denise Instructor

Positions

Teaching

courses taught

  • LAWS 6816 - Problem-Solving and Writing
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021
    Enhances students' ability to solve problems and writing concise coherent memos to clients or other legal documents outlining their legal analysis and strategic thinking. Uses diagnostic exams in which students are given multiple documents for fact patterns to begin their analysis.
  • LAWS 7350 - Analytical Strategies
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021
    Develops analytical, writing and problem-solving skills necessary to pass the bar exam and succeed in practice. Designed for third-year law students in their final semester. Students will improve their techniques for analyzing, organizing and writing responses to essay and performance test questions through frequent written exercises and individual feedback on those exercises.
  • LAWS 7433 - Remedies
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019 / Fall 2020
    Examines the types of relief available to vindicate various rights. Covers damages, specific performance, injunctions, and restitution. Emphasizes the planning aspect of enforcement, in view of the limitations and problems of proof associated with specific remedies.

Background

International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)