Basic Legal Writing for Paralegals / Edition 2

Basic Legal Writing for Paralegals / Edition 2

by Pamela Tepper
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0073403032

ISBN-13: 9780073403038

Pub. Date: 12/19/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

Want to learn the basics of clear, effective legal writing? The applied, practical approach of Basic Legal Writing for Paralegals combines legal concepts and terminology with hands-on applications in legal drafting. It provides students with all the basic tools they need to communicate effectively in the legal field.

This text introduces the key concepts in the

Overview

Want to learn the basics of clear, effective legal writing? The applied, practical approach of Basic Legal Writing for Paralegals combines legal concepts and terminology with hands-on applications in legal drafting. It provides students with all the basic tools they need to communicate effectively in the legal field.

This text introduces the key concepts in the legal field of Contracts in a fresh light, while presenting the topics in a straightforward and comprehensive manner.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073403038
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
12/19/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Research


Chapter 1: The Sources of the Law


Chapter 2: Legal Research Finding Tools


Chapter 3: The Case Brief

Part II: Legal Writing Basics


Chapter 4: Introduction to Legal Writing


Chapter 5: The Mechanics of Construction


Chapter 6: Effective and Persuasive Legal Writing


Chapter 7: Integrating Citations into Legal Writing

Part III: Practical Writing Applications


Chapter 8: The Basics of Legal Correspondence


Chapter 9: The Internal Office Memorandum


Chapter 10: The Basics of Pleadings


Chapter 11: Discovery

Part IV: Persuasive Writing


Chapter 12: Memorandum to the Trial Court


Chapter 13: The Appellate Brief


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