This eminently practical volume demystifies legal writing, outlines the causes and consequences of bad writing, and prescribes straightforward, easy-to-apply remedies that will make your writing readable. Complete with usage notes that address lawyers' most common errors, this well-organized book is both an invaluable tool for practicing lawyers and a sensible grounding for law students. This much-revised second edition contains a set of editing exercises (and a suggested revision key with explanations) to test your skill. This book is a definitive guide to becoming a better writeraand a better lawyer.Charging sexual harassment, Mary sued the company for injuries stemming from the hostile work environment, job discrimination, and the retaliatory transfer. The lower court dismissed her complaint. Mary appeals. And here is the beginninganbsp;...
|Title||:||The Lawyer's Guide to Writing Well|
|Author||:||Tom Goldstein, Jethro K. Lieberman|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 2003-01-13|