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Title:
Legal writing in a nutshell
Author:
Bahrych, Lynn.
ISBN:
9780314906915
Personal Author:
Edition:
4th ed.
Publication Information:
St. Paul, MN : West, c2009.
Physical Description:
xxiv, 359 p. ; 19 cm.
Series:
West nutshell series

Nutshell series.
Contents:
Basic principles of legal writing -- Large-scale organization -- Small-scale organization: paragraphs, paragraph blocks, and transitions -- Sentence design -- Language in the legal setting -- Punctuation and grammar -- Individual writing analysis -- Research memoranda and letters to clients -- Argumentative memoranda and persuasive writing -- Writing for a lay audience.