Legal Writing

Legal Writing

by Richard K. Neumann, Sheila J. Simon
     
 

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From Richard K. Neumann, Jr., and Sheila Simon — both widely known for their creative contributions to the Legal Writing field — comes this new, streamlined text for the basic legal writing course. It takes a student-friendly approach and provides concise but complete explanations of writing skills. And it is supplemented by a dynamic and

Overview

From Richard K. Neumann, Jr., and Sheila Simon — both widely known for their creative contributions to the Legal Writing field — comes this new, streamlined text for the basic legal writing course. It takes a student-friendly approach and provides concise but complete explanations of writing skills. And it is supplemented by a dynamic and unique website with many additional teaching tools.

This concise, basic text for legal writing courses features:

  • succinct explanations that don’t sacrifice coverage
  • step-by-step guidance through the process of writing
  • manageably short chapters focused on essential skills
  • improved explanation of the CREAC formula (also known as the paradigm)
  • innovative and vivid coverage of how to use storytelling in fact statements
  • coverage of office memos, motion memos, and appellate briefs
  • checklists and exercises throughout

Classes using Richard K.Neumann Jr. and Sheila Simon’s Legal Writing will have access to a unique and dynamic website with a wide range of features, including:

  • many of Sheila Simon’s most creative and famous teaching tools
  • audio recordings of teachers and writers talking about the writing process
  • printable checklists for rewriting
  • additional exercises
  • additional coverage on letter-writing, client interviewing, punctuation, and more

Legal Writing represents a generous teaching package made up of a very clear and concise textbook, a dynamic website, and a detailed Teacher’s Manual.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735564251
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date:
01/01/2008
Pages:
314

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