Product Details
978-0-7798-2822-7
Book
Approximately 140 pages
1 volume bound
softcover
2010-07-29
Carswell

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Writing for the Court
By: James Raymond, Ph. D.
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$71.00
Description
This handy manual, written by an authority on legal writing, provides quick and ready guidance on preparing effective and succinct briefs, clear written advocacy and written judgments. Written in an informal and highly readable style, the book provides invaluable insight on proper sentence and paragraph structure, style, legal reasoning, among other topics. Book Review: The Journal of the Bar Association of Queensland Book Review Reviewed by Stephen Keim Click Here to Read Review To place an order outside of North America please click here
About the Author
James C. Raymond, Ph.D., is currently President of the International Institute for Legal Writing + Reasoning, located in New York. Formerly he was Professor and Director of English Composition at the University of Alabama, Assistant Dean of the Graduate School, and Editor of College English. He has conducted legal writing seminars for the National Academy for Judicial Education, the Federal Trade Commission, the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission, the U.S. Department of Justice, and numerous state judiciaries and private law firms. His international experience includes programs conducted for in Antigua, Australia, Canada, England, Ethiopia, Guyana, Hong Kong, India, Jamaica, Malaysia, Malawi, Mauritius, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, The People's Republic of China, The Philippines, Rwanda, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Trinidad and Tobago, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.