About the Course

Essentials of US Case Reading is a USLawEssentials online legal English course intended for non-native English-speaking lawyers and law students who are interested in learning more about US case law and the role it plays in the US legal system. 

Course Goals

  • Help you feel comfortable reading US case law
  • Understand what a case is (and isn’t)
  • Learn the parts of a case
  • Learn strategies for reading cases effectively and efficiently
  • Learn how to summarize a case (i.e., write a case brief)
  • Learn key vocabulary associated with US case law
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Course Includes

  • 21 Lessons
  • Course Certificate