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Persuasive Written and Oral Advocacy: In Trial and Appellate Courts

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Edition: 3rd ed., 2013
Author(s): Fontham, Vitiello, Miller


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This effective Persuasive Written and Oral Advocacy: In Trial and Appellate Courts offers in-depth and detailed coverage of appellate practice as well as trial court motions practice. Persuasive Written and Oral Advocacy: In Trial and Appellate Courts guides the reader through the process of preparing forceful arguments finding the law, organizing the presentation, writing clearly and persuasively, and planning for oral argument.

The strengths of this classroom-tested text include:
Step-by-step guide to organizing, preparing, and presenting winning written and oral arguments;
Detailed coverage of trial motion practice as well as appellate practice with an emphasis on the how important it is to consider of the judge s time and perspective when preparing an argument;
Liberal use of concrete examples based on a hypothetical case file throughout the book, along with extensive advice for editing;
Recent developments, including electronic filing and video conference oral arguments;
New sections on harmless error and changes to Rule 32 and the status of unpublished opinions.

Table of Contents includes:
Persuasive Legal Writing;
Oral Argument;
Preparing for Oral Argument;
Presenting the Oral Argument;
Preparing Memoranda for the Trial Courts;
Handling Appeals and Writs;
Taking an Appeal;
Applying the Standard of Review;
Preparing Appellate Briefs and Oral Argument;
Preparing Writ Applications, Petitions for Rehearing and Appellate Motions.


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Format Paperback
Author Fontham, Vitiello, Miller
ISBN 9781454811138
Edition 3rd ed., 2013
Publisher Aspen Publishing