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What Not To Write: Real Essays, Real MPT's, Real Feedback: New York Bar Exam

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Edition: 2009
Author(s): Shah, Gill


SKU: 10104U



Product Description

No lecture on technique or the substantive law prepares you for writing bar exam essays like reading and critiquing actual scored essays - both the good essays and the bad ones. All of the sample essays in What NOT to Write have been written by bar candidates. Nothing, not even grammar or spelling, has been changed. Through step-by-step instruction, examples, and critiques, What NOT to Write gives you insight into and practice writing consistently strong bar exam answers in the allotted amount of time.

Authored by the founder and head instructor for LawTutors, a highly respected bar exam preparation program, What NOT to Write features:

Real essay answers to real bar exam question
Essays presented are unchanged, as written by bar candidates
Step-by-step guidance on how to successfully write the answer to a bar exam essay question
Opportunities to practice writing bar exam answers in essay form
Exercises in critiquing sample essays-both good and bad ones
Self-critiquing exercise
The authors' critical analysis of both high-scoring and low-scoring essays
Critiques highlight similarities between all bad essays and all good essays
Exam-taking advice and suggestions
A flexible organization from top-scoring essays to lowest-scoring essays, which can, alternatively, be covered from back to front
Rules of law are signposted and explained where applicable

Table of Contents

The New York Bar Exam

Question 1: Torts# Question 1: Torts
Question 2: Contracts/Corporations
Question 3: Domestic Relations
Question 4: Domestic Relations
Question 5: Conracts/Corporations
Question 6: Wills and Trusts
Question 7: Criminal Law
Question 8: Wills and Trusts
Question 9: Contracts/Corporations
Question 10: Wills
Question 11: SOL/Torts/No Fault Insurance
Question 12: Corporations/Ethics
Question 13: Torts
Question 14: Corporations
Question 15: MPT - IN RE Lisa Peel
Question 16: MPT - Acme Resources, Inc. v. Robert Black Hawk et al.
Question 17: MPT - IN RE Lisa Peel


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Format Paperback
Author Shah, Gill
ISBN 9780735588134
Edition 2009
Publisher Aspen Publishing