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The Resource Legal writing and analysis in a nutshell, Lynn Bahrych (J.D. Ph.D., attorney at law), Jeanne Merino (lecturer in residence, director, first-year legal research and writing, Stanford Law School), Beth McLellan (lecturer in residence, Stanford Law School)

Legal writing and analysis in a nutshell, Lynn Bahrych (J.D. Ph.D., attorney at law), Jeanne Merino (lecturer in residence, director, first-year legal research and writing, Stanford Law School), Beth McLellan (lecturer in residence, Stanford Law School)

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Legal writing and analysis in a nutshell
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Legal writing and analysis in a nutshell
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Lynn Bahrych (J.D. Ph.D., attorney at law), Jeanne Merino (lecturer in residence, director, first-year legal research and writing, Stanford Law School), Beth McLellan (lecturer in residence, Stanford Law School)
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eng
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"This book provides a ten-step guide to clear, precise, and effective legal writing and analysis for both law students and experienced lawyers. It gives the keys to writing legal memoranda and briefs, organizing analysis, crafting clear and concise sentences, using legal language accurately, using grammar and punctuation properly, writing persuasively using classical rhetorical techniques. The book describes a method for analyzing and improving individual writing style includes a sample analysis. It also includes new material on using plain English and new legal documents to illustrate effective writing techniques."--
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Bahrych, Lynn
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illustrations
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non fiction
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  • Merino, Jeanne
  • McLellan, Beth
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  • Legal composition
  • Law
  • Law
  • Legal composition
  • United States
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Legal writing and analysis in a nutshell, Lynn Bahrych (J.D. Ph.D., attorney at law), Jeanne Merino (lecturer in residence, director, first-year legal research and writing, Stanford Law School), Beth McLellan (lecturer in residence, Stanford Law School)
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-387) and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Basic steps to legal writing and analysis -- Legal analysis -- Large-scale organization -- Small-scale organization -- Language in the legal setting -- Advisory writing -- Advocacy writing -- Sentence design -- Punctuation and grammar -- Final steps : editing, proofreading, formatting citations and quotations -- Appendix A. Sample legal materials and documents -- Appendix B. Individual writing analysis and microgrammar -- Appendix C. Glossary of words commonly misused in legal writing -- Appendix D. Selected sources
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
xxvi, 400 pages
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9781634602815
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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n
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GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)960844221
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Legal writing and analysis in a nutshell, Lynn Bahrych (J.D. Ph.D., attorney at law), Jeanne Merino (lecturer in residence, director, first-year legal research and writing, Stanford Law School), Beth McLellan (lecturer in residence, Stanford Law School)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Basic steps to legal writing and analysis -- Legal analysis -- Large-scale organization -- Small-scale organization -- Language in the legal setting -- Advisory writing -- Advocacy writing -- Sentence design -- Punctuation and grammar -- Final steps : editing, proofreading, formatting citations and quotations -- Appendix A. Sample legal materials and documents -- Appendix B. Individual writing analysis and microgrammar -- Appendix C. Glossary of words commonly misused in legal writing -- Appendix D. Selected sources
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
xxvi, 400 pages
Isbn
9781634602815
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)960844221

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