Covers formal legal writing (briefs, legal memoranda, judicial opinions) as well as correspondence including emails and letters. Also offers detailed advice on crafting sentences and paragraphs, word choice and other writing skills.
The Grammar and Writing Handbook shows you precisely which rules need to be followed, how to choose the correct words, and the most effective way to structure every sentence to help you compose more persuasive, stronger material that's flawlessly written. The book includes a brief history of the English language, as well as comprehensive information on every thing from singular vs. plural, to composing a legal memorandum.
The Art of Advocacy by Noah A. Messing
Call Number: 2nd Floor: KF250 .M49 2013
Publication Date: 2013
Remote Advocacy in a Nutshell
Call Number: Reserve Study, ask at Circulation Desk
Guidance for remote client interactions and court appearances, including tips for building rapport and navigating remote technologies.
Effective Lawyering: A Checklist Approach to Legal Writing and Oral Argument by Austen L. Parrish; Dennis T. Yokoyama
Online self-paced interactive lessons with sample questions on primary and secondary resources for a variety of jurisdictions. Villanova Law students and faculty should contact Lori Corso (firstname.lastname@example.org) to request the access code.