Ray and Cox's Beyond the Basics: A Text for Advanced Legal Writing, 3d

Imprint
West Academic Publishing
ISBN-13
9780314271662
Primary Subject
Legal Writing
Format
Softbound
Copyright
2013
Series
Coursebook
Softbound - New, softbound print book.

Description

This how-to writing guide helps lawyers and law students master the full array of legal writing tasks and become adept and agile writers. While chapters focus on specific legal writing tasks, they also teach sophisticated writing techniques and how to use them effectively in a legal context. Chapters cover statutes, jury instructions, contracts, issues, objective and persuasive statements of fact, discussion sections and arguments, pleadings, documents for motion practice, interrogatories, correspondence (including electronic forms), opinion letters, wills and trusts, and research papers.