Simulation Exercises

Simulation exercises that have been donated by law professors integrate skills training in a variety of areas with substantive family law. Exercise topics include interviewing, counseling, negotiation, representation in mediation and courtroom advocacy. Some exercises include student evaluation tools.

  1. Counseling on Dispute Resolution
    1. Counseling on Dispute Resolution Exercise: PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
  2. Cross Examination - Expert Witnesses
    1. Cross Examination - Expert Witnesses Exercise: PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
  3. Dissolution of Marriage Negotiation
    1. Exercise PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    2. Exercise Teaching Notes PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
  4. Domestic Violence Victim Counseling
    1. Student Memo PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    2. Teacher's Manual PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
  5. Example Problems
    1. Problem One-Premarital Agreement PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    2. Problem Two-Negotiation PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    3. Problem Three-Paternity and Custody PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    4. Problem Four-Dissolution of Marriage PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    5. Problem Five-Child Support Calculations PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    6. Problem Six-Collaborative Custody PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    7. Problem Seven-Divorce and Custody PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
  6. Family Law with Skills Instructions
    1. Attorneys (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    2. Clients (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    3. Client Background (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    4. Husband's Attorney Initial Interview (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    5. Husband's Confidential Facts (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    6. Journal Assignment No.1 - Allen Int. (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    7. Student Lawyers (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    8. Supervisors (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    9. Wife's Attorney Initial Interview Instructions (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    10. Wife's Confidential Facts (Divorce) PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
  7. Surrogacy
    1. Surrogacy Exercise Book PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
  8. Observations

    1. Court Room Observation Assignment: PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord
    2. Mediation Observation Assignment: PDF icon PDF | MSWord icon MSWord