The Lawyer's Guide to Writing Well

The Lawyer's Guide to Writing Well

Book - 2016 | Third edition
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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.

Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2016
Edition: Third edition
ISBN: 9780520288430
Branch Call Number: 808.06634 GOL 2016
Characteristics: x, 286 pages ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Lieberman, Jethro K. (Jethro Koller)


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