Capital Law First Assignments
The booklists on the site are compiled by the staff of the School of Law based upon faculty requests. These lists are submitted to the UM Bookstore and Book Horizons at the beginning of each semester. They are posted online as a courtesy to our students, but their accuracy or completeness is not guaranteed.
In some instances, book editions may be updated or ISBN numbers may be inaccurate. It is recommended students look carefully to ensure that they are purchasing the appropriate and most current edition of the textbook that will be used for specific courses. Do not rely only upon the ISBN number in making book purchases.
To Access Booklists: To access this site you will need to log in. Your username is your law school email address. For example, if your email address is Jsmith@law.miami.edu, you should use the full email address as the username”. If you have not changed your password before, your password is your Miami Law C# with a capital C.
Spring 2018 Class Booklist
Fall 2017 Class Booklist
Summer 2017 Class Booklist
To view book prices (which includes rental and used book options), see Follett’s University of Miami Bookstore website.
FIRST CLASS ASSIGNMENTS
To access this site you will need to log in. Your username is your law school email address. For example, if your email address is Jsmith@law.miami.edu, you should use the full email address as the username”. If you have not changed your password before, your password is your Miami Law C# with a capital C.
Academics for Current Students
Widener Law Commonwealth’s academic programs include an array of choices. At Widener Law Commonwealth, you can plan your legal education to meet your individual interests, needs, and goals.
Key dates, this year and next.
Class and Exam Schedules
Review the course and exam schedules.
Learn the specifics of the core curriculum and the practice and enrichment courses.
Textbooks and First Assignments for the Start of the Semester
First assignments are posted here as a PDF at the start of each semester, and will indicate class assignments and textbook information for the current term.
Academic Success Program
Counseling, tutoring, and workshops to help you meet the challenges of law school.
Law and Government Institute
Experience the inner workings of state government, with the option of earning a certificate in constitutional/ administrative law or legislation.
Environmental Law and Sustainability Center
Focus on environmental law and natural resources law, with the option of earning a certificate in environmental law.
Business Advising Program
A certificate program focusing on an understanding of the many areas of law that affect owners of small and midsize businesses.
Earn a specialized credential in one of five areas of focus, exploring a particular interest within the law and strengthening your resume.
Practical Learning Opportunities
Providing the chance to gain substantive professional experience, including clinics, externships, practical learning courses, and Widener Law Commonwealth’s public interest initiative.
Learn more about the fundamentals of the bar exam course.
Learn about the wonderful opportunity Widener Law Commonwealth students have to study abroad in Madrid!