Legal Reasoning and Legal Writing: Structure, Strategy, and Style
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Writing an office memo, a motion memo, and an appellate brief;
Chapters on oral argument, client letters, and client interviewing;
A detailed description of the paradigm for organizing a proof of a conclusion of law - considered to be the best explanation in any legal writing text;
Thoughtful examination of legal reasoning covering all aspects from rule-based analysis to the strategy of persuasion;
An in-depth discussion of the process of writing, style, and grammar, including instruction on the process of writing, as well as the mechanics of style and grammar;
Appendices containing an office memo, motion memo, and two appellate briefs;
A new section on the ALWD Citation Manual: A Professional System of Citation - the highly successful book that offers a new alternative to legal citation;
New sample documents in the Appendices including a new sample client letter and motion memorandum.
Table of Contents includes:
An Introduction to American Law;
An Introduction to Judicial Decisions and Statutes;
The Art of Legal Writing;
Initially Obtaining the Facts: Client Interviewing;
How to Organize Proof of a Conclusion of Law;
Working with Precedent;
Working With Statutes;
Working with Facts;
Advising the Client in Writing: Client Letters;
How to Write Exam Answers;
Developing a Persuasive Theory;
Developing Persuasive Arguments;
Writing the Appellate Brief.
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|Edition||7th ed., 2103|