Effective Appellate Advocacy:Brief Writing and Oral Argument / Edition 3

Effective Appellate Advocacy:Brief Writing and Oral Argument / Edition 3

by Carole C. Berry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0314145850

ISBN-13: 9780314145857

Pub. Date: 04/01/2003

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

Text is designed to be helpful particularly to lawyers inexperienced in appellate advocacy. The analysis begins with an overview of appellate procedure and then examines the concept of persuasion. Explores the constructs of solid brief writing and oral argument, and provides exercises in preparing a persuasive document as well as an effective and convincing oral…  See more details below

Overview

Text is designed to be helpful particularly to lawyers inexperienced in appellate advocacy. The analysis begins with an overview of appellate procedure and then examines the concept of persuasion. Explores the constructs of solid brief writing and oral argument, and provides exercises in preparing a persuasive document as well as an effective and convincing oral argument. Coverage includes: the decision to appeal, technicalities of the appeal, a primer on persuasion, preparation and writing the opening brief, appellee and reply briefs, preliminary considerations before argument, preparation for and presentation of the oral argument, post-argument memoranda, and briefs and petitions for rehearing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314145857
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
04/01/2003
Series:
American Casebook Series
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
477
Product dimensions:
7.92(w) x 8.14(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Decision to Appeal

Chapter 2: Technicalities of the Appeal

Chapter 3: A Primer on Persuasion

Chapter 4: Preparation for Brief Writing

Chapter 5: Writing the Opening Brief

Chapter 6: Appellee and Reply Briefs

Chapter 7: Preliminary Considerations Before Argument

Chapter 8: Preparation for the Oral Argument

Chapter 9: Presentation of the Argument

Chapter 10: Post-Argument Memoranda, Briefs and Petitions for Rehearing

Appendix A: Rules of the Supreme Court of the United States

Appendix B: Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure

Appendix C: Brief for the Petitioner

Appendix D: Brief for the Respondent

Appendix E: Reply Brief for the Petitioner

Appendix F: Oral Arguments

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