Beginning Tuesday, March 17 and until further notice, STCL Houston will close to outside visitors and only essential personnel will be expected to report to work. Supervisors will reach out to staff with additional information on modified operations. Staff should contact their supervisors or HR with questions. The school will provide additional updates as they become available. Please visit www.stcl.edu/health for updated information.

Legal Research and Writing Program

South Texas College of Law Houston’s students hone writing skills through a focused center of excellence:  The Legal Research and Writing Program.

 

In law, writing is paramount. Few law schools can compete with STCL Houston’s Legal Research and Writing Program. In fact, our program is a leader in the nation, as evidenced by our unprecedented number of “Best Brief” awards from the American Society of Legal Writers’ Scribes competition, the most prestigious legal-writing competition in the country.

No other law school in the country has won more than one first-place “Best Brief” award from Scribes. South Texas College of Law Houston has won five.

Our Legal Research and Writing Program develops students along the entire spectrum of writing ability into some of the country’s best legal writers. STCL Houston is one of only 21 law schools in the nation to have tenured and tenure-track faculty teaching in this program.

 

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