The art of oral advocacy
- David C. Frederick ; foreword by Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
- Third edition.
- St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, 
- Copyright notice
- Physical description
- xxi, 317 pages ; 24 cm.
- American casebook series.
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Preface to the third edition
- Preface to the second edition
- Preface to the first edition
- Beginning the preparation process
- Commonly asked background questions
- Advanced question strategies and techniques
- Advanced preparation principles and techniques
- Basic approaches to presenting oral argument
- Common mistakes in oral arguments
- Attributes of the best advocates.
This book reveals the inside secrets from one of the country's leading Supreme Court advocates about how to prepare to argue in court. Chapters in this book include organizing an approach to preparation, handling the wide range of questions judges ask, honing openings, basic approaches to presenting argument, common mistakes, and attributes of the best advocates. Throughout, the author illustrates points with examples from real cases. It is ideal for first-year writing and advocacy programs, for upper-level appellate advocacy courses and clinics, for moot court competitions, and as a review resource for attorneys.
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