Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Overview of the lawyer's role The legal system, the common law process, and kinds of authority Briefing and synthesizing cases Interpreting statutes Forms of legal reasoning The writing process and law-trained readers Large-scale organization : creating an annotated outline Small-scale organization : explaining the law Small-scale organization : applying the law Discussing multiple issues : putting it all together Deepening your analysis Writing an office memo Writing professional letters Introduction to brief-writing Questions presented and point headings Writing the argument section Standards of review Writing a fact statement Using legal theory to sharpen your arguments Citations and quotations Paragraphs, sentences, and style Oral argument.
KF250 .E378 2011
New York : Aspen Publishers : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business,