Legal Writing A Practical Reference

ISBN-10: 0735568561
ISBN-13: 9780735568563
Edition: 2nd 2009 (Revised)
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Book details

List price: $44.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 3/13/2009
Binding: Paperback
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Concise and compact, The Aspen Handbook for Legal Writers: A Practical Reference, Second Edition, offers thorough coverage of proper legal writing technique and style to help students resolve questions and develop strong writing skills. Accessible and user-friendly, this complete reference book features : grammar, style, and usage presented in a clear, complete, and succinct format numerous helpful examples that illustrate strong and effective legal writing as well as common errors to avoid a special Legal Documents section that offers tips and strategies for writing letters, memoranda, and briefs (both trial and appellate) a comb binding and conveniently compact size a clear organization and uncluttered, two-color page design that highlights important information website resources listed for every topic Tips and Strategies in each chapter that hone in on key topics Challenge Exercises through which students can test their knowledge quick-reference Table of Contents on the inside front cover and a quick-reference Style Sheet on the inside back cover helpful appendices that include Citation Form (using both Bluebook and ALWD examples), a sample appellate brief, and a section for ESL users CD-ROM available to instructors with additional exercises Updated throughout, The revised Second Edition includes : many new examples current website references throughout new sample documents, including new legal memorandum, trial court brief, and all new case brief expanded information on preparing Tables of Authorities additional supplemental exercises on the instructor's CD-ROM The Aspen Handbook for Legal Writers, Second Edition, Is the complete and easy-to-use legal writing reference that provides comprehensive coverage in a surprisingly compact format.

The Mechanics of Writing: Grammar, Punctuation, and Spelling
Grammar
Punctuation
Spelling
Features of Effective Legal Writing and Organization
Features of Effective Legal Writing
Organization and the Legal Writing Process
Legal Documents, Legal Conventions, and Legal Writing Blunders
Legal Correspondence
Legal Memoranda
Legal Briefs
Pleadings and Transactional Documents
Legal Conventions and Legal Blunders
Postwriting Steps and Document Design
Postwriting Steps
Document Design
Citation Form
English as a Second Language
Sample Appellate Court Brief
Answer Keys to Challenges
Glossary of Terms
Glossary of Usage
Sample Case Brief

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