Below is an alphabetical listing of courses. Click on the course name to view the description.

Please note: This is a complete list of courses that are or have been offered at the Sturm College of Law. Not all courses are offered every year.


A Diverse Judiciary
ABA Representation in Mediation Competition
Access to Justice
Accounting and Financial Management for the Legal Administrator | M4410
Accounting for Income Taxes | T4625
Accounting for Lawyers | L4006
Accounting for the Small Legal Practice | L4002
Administrative Law | L4025
ADR for the Court Flow and Law Firm Administrators | M4640
Advanced Contract Interpretation
Advanced Corporate Law | L47xx
Advanced Criminal Practice Practicum
Advanced Legal Research | L4035
Advanced Legal Writing and Research | L4651
Advanced Research Techniques for Legal Scholarship
Advanced Tax Procedure | T4024
Advancing Diversity and Inclusiveness in the Legal Profession | L47xx
Advising the Adviser: Compliance and Enforcement under the Investment Advisers Act | L4867
Advocacy for Workers
Agency, Partnership & the LLC | L4048
Alternative Dispute Resolution | L4060
American Legal History | L4065
American Legal Systems, Research, and Writing | L47xx
Anatomy of a Transaction | L47xx
Animal Law Practicum
Animal Law Survey
Animal Rights | L4019
Animal Rights Jurisprudence
Animal Rights Jurisprudence in Practice
Animals, Food Law & the Constitution
Antitrust and Unfair Competition | L4070
Appellate Advocacy | L4003
Applied Leadership and Management Theory | M4151
Asset Management Regulation
Asylum Law | L47xx
Asylum Law and Advocacy Practicum | L47xx
Bankruptcy | L4090
Basic Tax | L4100
Basic Tax (Business Emphasis) | L47xx
Biglaw - The Practice of Large Law Firms
Bioethics and the Law
Business & Commercial Law Seminar | L4485
Business Development: Marketing and Client Service | L4089
Business Entities | L4185
Business Legal Research | L4510
The Business of Courts | M4200
Cannabis Externship Seminar | L5031
Capital Formation | L47xx
Capstone Externship/Project | M5010
Child Advocacy Practicum | L5031
Civil and Criminal Tax Procedure | L4489
Civil Litigation Clinic & Seminar | L4805/L4806
Civil Litigation Clinic (Advanced) | L4023
Civil Procedure | L4120
Civil Procedure (Advanced) | L4028
Civil Rights Claims for the Spanish-Speaking Client | L47xx
Civil Rights Clinic & Seminar | L4809/L4812
Civil Rights Lawyering
Civil Trial Practicum | L47xx
Client Counseling
Climate Change and Energy Transition: Comparing EU and US Law and Policy
Colorado Judicial Decision-Making | L47xx
Colorado Legal History & Practice | L47xx
Colorado Legal Research | L4132
Commercial Law Survey | L4131
Commercial Space Law | L4631
Commodification and Law
Communication, Writing, and Research in Legal Business | M4380
Community Economic Development Clinic and Seminar | L47xx
Community Innovation and Equity Project
Comparative Competition Law (Study Abroad)
Comparative Corporate Governance (Study Abroad)
Comparative Environmental Law | L4137
Comparative Law | L4135
Compliance
Conflict of Laws | L4160
Consolidated Returns | T4550
Constitutional Law | L4164
Constitutional Law II | L4166
Constitutional Litigation | L4168
Construction Law | L4179
Consumer Financial Protection Law | L47xx
Contemporary Issues in Oil & Gas Development | L47xx
Contracts | L4175
Contracts Drafting | L4178
Copyright Law | L4214
Corporate Compliance | L47xx
Corporate Compliance: Money Managers and Investment Advisers | L47xx
Corporate Drafting Seminar | L4181
Corporate Taxation | T4002
Corporate Taxation I | L4186
Corporate Taxation II | L4187
Corporate Taxation III | L4188
Corporate Transactions Practicum
Corporations | L4190
Court Case Flow/Load Management | M4180
Court Fiscal Management | M4100
Criminal Defense Clinic & Criminal Defense Seminar | L4800/L4801
Criminal Justice Reform in Practice Seminar
Criminal Law | L4195
Criminal Procedure | L4200
Criminal Procedure (Advanced) | L4026
Criminal Procedure Practicum | L47xx
Crimmigration Law Seminar | L4561
Critical Race Reading Seminar | L47xx
Critical Race Theory and Jurisprudence | L47xx
Critical Readings in Race and Water and Natural Resources Law | L47xx
Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, and Incident Response Practicum
Day One Criminal Practice Lab | L47xx
Day One: Civil Practice Lab | L4633
Death Penalty Jurisprudence | L4201
Directed Research | L4999
Directed Research MSLA | M4999
Disability Law | L4202
Discovery Practicum | L4218
Drugs, Terror, and Riots: Criminal Justice Law Seminar
E-Discovery | L4562
Education Law | L47xx
Election and Campaign Finance Law
Election Law | L4236
Employment Discrimination Law | L4227
Employment Law - Benefits | L4224
Employment Law Survey | L4205
Energy Law | L4210
Entertainment Law | L4215
Environmental & Agricultural Law
Environmental and Natural Resources Law: Concepts and Context | L47xx
Environmental Appellate Advocacy - Moot Court | L47xx
Environmental Impacts of Energy Development | L47xx
Environmental Justice
Environmental Law | L4220
Environmental Law Clinic and Seminar | L4206/L4802
Environmental Law, Energy, & Natural Resources in Indian Country | L4563
Environmental Litigation
Estate and Gift Taxation | L4225
Estate and Gift Taxation | T4025
Estate Planning | T4225
Evidence | L4235
Evidence Practicum | L4237
Exempt Organizations | L4238
Exempt Organizations | T4045
Externship | L5025
Family Law | L4240
Family Law (Adv.) – Complex Child Issues
Family Law (Adv.) – Divorce
Federal Courts | L4250
Federal Indian Law | L4300
Federal Wildlife Law | L4251
Fiduciary Income Taxation | T4125
Financial Investments & the Aging Population | L47xx
First Amendment Law | L4051
Food and Pesticide Regulation
Food Law & Policy | L47xx
Forced Migration and Human Trafficking | L4297
The Forge/ CED Clinic | L47xx
The Fundamentals of Comparative Law | M4320
Fundamentals of Taxation | T4001
Gender Identity and the Law
Gender, Policy and Law Seminar | L47xx
Global Climate Change Law and Policy | L4259
Governance Workshop: Transparency and Privacy | L4108
Hazardous Waste & Toxic Substances | L4380
Health Law | L4276
Holistic Juvenile Defense and Advocacy Seminar | L5031
Holocaust Seminar | L4277
Homeless Advocacy Policy Seminar | L47xx
Hughes Research Seminar | L4280
Human Resources and Performance Management | M4121
Immigration Law | L4295
Immigration Law & Policy Clinic | L4825/L4826
Immigration Law & the Workplace | L47xx
Immigration Law in Spanish | L4563
Independent Study | T5991
Indian Water Rights | L47xx
Individual Tax Problems | L4292
Insurance Law | L4304
Insurance Money & Litigation Bootcamp
Intellectual Property Capstone | L4565
Intellectual Property: Patentability and Policy | L47xx
Intermediate Legal Analysis | L4015
International & Comparative Mining Law | L4342
International & Comparative Petroleum Law | L4343
International and Comparative Legal Research | L47xx
International and Human Rights: Indigenous Peoples | L4288
International Business Negotiations
International Business Transactions | L4315
International Commercial Arbitration | L4341
International Commercial Arbitration | L4341-Shill
International Criminal Law | L47xx
International Dispute Resolution | L47xx
International Environmental Law | L4317
International Human Rights | L4319
International Human Rights and Non-State Actors | L47xx
International Investment | L47xx
International Investments Arbitration Practice & Procedure | L4371
International Law | L4320
International Law and Migration | L47xx
International Legal Research | L47xx
International Mergers and Acquisitions | L4351
International Practice and Procedure | L4373
International Sales | L4346
International Tax | L4344
International Taxation - Inbound | T4050
International Taxation - Outbound | T4150
International Trade Law | L4379
Internship | T4985
Introduction to Intellectual Property | L4310
Introduction to Italian Law (Study Abroad)
Introduction to Small Practice Management | L4421
Introduction to the American Legal System | L4064
Introduction to the Regulation of Cryptoassets
Introduction to the U.S. Judicial System | M4300
IP Capstone - Trademarks | L47xx
IP Capstone: Patent Litigation
Jessup International Moot Court
Jurisprudence | L4345
Juvenile Law | L4350
Labor & Employment Legal Writing Seminar | L47xx
Labor Law | L4355
Land Conservation Transactions | L4358
Land Use Planning | L4360
Land Use Planning: US and Comparative Perspectives (Study Abroad)
Law and Corruption Seminar | L47xx
Law and Emerging Technologies | L4376
Law and Innovation Lab
Law and Neuroscience | L4390
Law and Sexuality
Law Firm Administration | M4201
Law Firm Client Service and Satisfaction | M4386
Law Firm Technology | M4385
Lawyer as Peacemaker | L47xx
Lawyering for Racial Justice
Lawyering in Spanish Boot Camp: Basic Legal Vocabulary & Immigration Law/ Curso Intensivo de Abrogacía en Español: Vocabulario Básico y Derecho Migratorio | L47xx
Lawyering Process I | L4385
Lawyering Process II | L4386
Leadership for Lawyers | L47xx
Leadership for Women in Law
Legal Analysis Strategies | L4032
Legal English Seminar | L47xx
Legal Externship Seminar: Corporate | L5031
Legal Externship Seminar: Criminal Defense | L5031
Legal Externship Seminar: Criminal Prosecution | L5031
Legal Externship Seminar: Government Sector | L5031
Legal Externship Seminar: Judicial Placements | L5031
Legal Externship Seminar: Non Profit | L5031
Legal Externship Seminar: Private Firm | L5031
Legal Externship: Racial, Social & Economic Justice | L5031
Legal Practice Seminar | M4420
Legal Profession | L4425
Legal Profession: In-House Counsel | L47xx
Legislative Drafting
Litigation Skills in a Bilingual World | L47xx
LLCs and Operating Agreements | L4270
Lobbying Law | L4400
Local Government Law
Low Income Taxpayer Clinic | T4415
Luminarias Research Seminar on Latina | Hispanic Female Civil Rights Litigators, Judges and PAS Appointees
Marijuana Regulatory Drafting & Policy | L47xx
Mass Incarceration, Policing, and Systemic Racism
Media Law | L4433
Mediation Practicum
Medical Malpractice | L4444
Mental Health & Criminal Law | L47xx
Mental Health and the Law | L4440
Mergers & Acquisitions | L4441
Military and Veterans Law Practicum
Military Law | L4395
Military Law and Veterans Advocacy
Mining Law | L4445
Modern Financial Crime: Enforcement of Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Fraud, and Anti-Corruption Laws in Bitcoin Age | L47xx
Movement Lawyering for Social Justice: Skill-Building Workshop | L47xx
Movement Lawyering Lab
Multiculturalism, Race and the Law Seminar | L4446
Multinational Corporations, Corporate Social Responsibility, & International Law | L47xx
Native American Appellate Advocacy and Trial Team | L47xx
Natural Resources Law | L4450
Natural Resources Practitioner in Residence Seminar | L4464
Natural Resources Taxation | T4060
Navigating the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) | L4221
Negotiating Natural Resources Agreements | L4462
Negotiation & Mediation | L4460
Negotiation and Drafting in an International Business Context | L4182
Non-Profit Organizations
Oil and Gas Law | L4465
Outdoor Recreation and Ski Law | L47xx
Partnership Taxation | L4481
Partnership Taxation | T4003
Patent Law | L4096
Patent Litigation | L4483
Patent Prosecution
Patent Prosecution and Appeals | L47xx
Planning for Closely Held Businesses | T4325
Poverty and Low-Wage Work in America | L47xx
Prison Law | L47xx
Privacy Seminar | L4008
Private Equity Seminar | L4414
Private Property and the Police Power - The Role of Courts, Government, and the Constitution
Probate Practicum | L47xx
Problem Solving Courts | L47xx
Professionalism and Well-being Skills for the Effective Lawyer | L4387
Project Management | M4954
Property | L4490
Protecting Intellectual Property in International Business Transactions | L4415
Psychiatry and the Law | L4454
Public Interest Lawyering Lab
Public Land and Resources Law | L4495
Public Sector Employment Law | L4410
Qualified Pension and Profit Sharing Plans | L4463
Race, Class and Reproductive Justice | L4378
Radical Self-Empowerment
Real Estate | L4095
Real Estate Transactions
Real Estate, Title & Finance | L4080
Redistricting Law
Regulating Cannabis | L47xx
Religion & Law | L47xx
Remedies | L4520
Renewable Energy for the 21st Century: Law, Policy & Markets | L4508
Renewable Energy Law | L4511
Renewable Energy Law Project
Renewable Energy Project Development and Regulation | L4509
Renewable Energy Seminar- Wind | L4280
Representing Clients Before the SEC | L4618
Representing the Marijuana Client | L4416
Representing the Spanish-Speaking Client | L4417
S Corporations | T4015
Secured Transactions | L4530
Securities Law | L4528
Securities Law Seminar & Practicum
Securities Litigation | L4529
Securities Litigation Seminar
Semester in Practice & Semester in Practice Seminar | L5029/L5030
Sentencing Law
Social Change Lawyering | L4539
Spanish for Lawyers | L4553
Spanish for Lawyers II | L4554
Special Topics in International Taxation | T4750
Specialty Courts | M4330
State and Local Taxation | T4590
State Constitutional Law
Statistics for the Legal Administrator | M4415
Strategic Planning in the Courts | M4950
Sustainable Cities Practicum | L4412
Sustainable Development and International Trade | L4556
Tax Accounting | T4035
Tax and Financial Planning | T4055
Tax Policy Seminar
Tax Procedure | T4004
Tax Research and Writing | T4005
Taxation of Business Entities
Taxation of Mergers and Acquisitions | T4065
Taxation of Natural Resources | L4605
Taxation of Retirement Plans and Deferred Compensation | T4121
Taxation of Startups & Venture Capital | T4165
Topics in Constitutional Law: | L4050
Topics in Constitutional Law: Individual Rights
Torts | L4610
Torts (Advanced) | L4615
Trademark Law | L4115
Transactional Negotiations
Transatlantic Climate Change and Energy Transition Law & Policy: European Union and the United States | L47xx
Trial Practice I: Basic Courtroom Skills | L4635
Trial Practice II - Discovery and Pre-Trial Skills | L47xx
Trial Practice II: Advanced Courtroom Skills | L4042
Trial Practice II: Deposistions | L4013
Trial Practice II: Litigation Technology | L4436
Trial Practice II: Motions Practice | L4634
Trial Practice II: Voir Dire | L4027
Trial Practice III: Criminal Practicum
Trial Practice III: Mentors Practicum | L4442
Trial Practice III: National Trial Team | L5026
Trial Practice III:Trial Practicum | L47xx
Trial Tactics | L4413
Tribal Wills Summer Course | L47xx
Trusts and Estates | L4640
U.S. and E.U. Investment Management Regulation and Compliance | L47xx
Venture Law: Forming, Financing and Selling a Startup | L47xx
Veterans Advocacy Project | L5025
Water Court Practice | L47xx
Water Law | L4670
Water Transactions Seminar | L47xx
White Collar Crime
Wills Lab | L4686
Workplace Law Practicum: Prelitigation & Transactional Skills
Workplace Law Practicum: Sports & Law | L4418
World Judicial Systems | M4310
Youth Rights Workshop | L47xx