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Book
x, 286 pages ; 23 cm
  • Does bad writing really matter?
  • Don't make it like it was
  • Ten steps to writing it down
  • Of dawdlers and scrawlers, pacers and plungers : getting started and overcoming blocks
  • The technology of getting it down : from quill pens to computers
  • Lawyers as publishers : words are your product
  • Writing persuasively for your audience : tell your audience the point
  • Writing the lead
  • Form, structure, and organization
  • Wrong words, long sentences, and other mister meaners
  • Revising your prose
  • Making your writing memorable.
In this critically acclaimed book, Tom Goldstein and Jethro K. Lieberman demystify legal writing, outline the causes and consequences of poor writing, and prescribe easy-to-apply remedies to improve it. Reflecting changes in law practice over the past decade, this revised edition includes new sections around communicating digitally, getting to the point, and writing persuasively. It also provides an editing checklist, editing exercises with a suggested revision key, usage notes that address common errors, and reference works to further aid your writing. This straightforward guide is an invaluable tool for practicing lawyers and law students.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780520288430 20160619
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-219-01, LAW-7816-01, LAW-7827-01
Book
xxiv, 245 p. ; 22 cm.
  • General principles of argumentation
  • Legal reasoning
  • Briefing
  • Oral argument.
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-224A-01, LAW-224A-02, LAW-224A-03, LAW-224A-04, LAW-224A-05, LAW-224A-06, LAW-224A-07, LAW-224A-08, LAW-224A-09, LAW-224A-10, LAW-7827-01
Journal/Periodical
v. ; 21 cm.
Law Library (Crown)
LAW-219-01, LAW-219-02, LAW-219-03, LAW-219-04, LAW-219-05, LAW-219-06, LAW-224A-01, LAW-224A-02, LAW-224A-03, LAW-224A-04, LAW-224A-05, LAW-224A-06, LAW-224A-07, LAW-224A-08, LAW-224A-09, LAW-224A-10, LAW-7827-01