In its ninth edition, Brief Writing and Oral Argument has been updated with a new section on legal writing and is revised throughout to integrate information on electronic legal research. Former Judge Edward D. Re and litigator Joseph Re lead the reader through each step of the legal writing and oral argument process highlighting and addressing the nuances of trial practice as only a veteran judge and lawyer can.
We can all be grateful for this excellent book -- legal educators,
litigators, judges and client public. If it did not exist, someone would
have to invent it.
Honorable Warren E. Burger
If lawyers understood and complied with the lessons contained in this
valuable manual, they would undoubtedly contribute to the more effective
functioning of our judicial process. (Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, 1969-1986)
Judge J. Wallace
By actively combining academic and judicial experience, Judge Re
provides a truly unique work to assist in this worthwhile area of
education." ( U.S. Court of Appeals)