Brief Writing 101: A Step-By-Step Approach (6.15.10)
Your filing deadline is approaching -- What do you do? This seminar presents, in step-by-step fashion, tried and true tips for researching and drafting a professional-quality brief. Plus: tricks for reducing page-count and word-count, which alone are worth the price of admission.
Make Your Legal Writing Readable (1.22.10)
This program focuses on the organizational and stylistic skills lawyers need to produce clear, concise writing. Learn how to:
* Craft clear and simple sentences
* Choose the right words
* Persuade your reader
This program is geared toward junior attorneys.
Think Like a Lawyer, But Don’t Write Like One (7.7.10)
In spite of movements toward "plain English," attorney drafting often includes archaic phrases, antique terms of art, and word choices that just aren`t the best. The result is drafting that is unclear and not at all compelling. After this seminar, you`ll look at your legal writing in a very different light.