Bahrych, Merino, and McLellan's Legal Writing and Analysis in a Nutshell, 5th

Imprint
West Academic Publishing
ISBN-13
9781683283430
Primary Subject
Legal Writing
Format
eBook
Copyright
2017
Series
Nutshells
eBook - Lifetime digital access to the eBook, with the ability to highlight and take notes.

Description

This book provides a ten-step guide to clear, precise, and effective legal writing and analysis for both law students and experienced lawyers. It gives the keys to writing legal memoranda and briefs, organizing analysis, crafting clear and concise sentences, using legal language accurately, using grammar and punctuation properly, writing persuasively using classical rhetorical techniques. The book describes a method for analyzing and improving individual writing style includes a sample analysis. It also includes new material on using plain English and new legal documents to illustrate effective writing techniques.