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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
Title
Legal writing and analysis in a nutshell
Statement of responsibility
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
Summary
"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
Index
index present
LC call number
KF250
LC item number
.B34 2017 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Merino, Jeanne,
  • McLellan, Beth,
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Nutshell series
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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
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • 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
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987618331
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Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 400 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634602815
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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illustrations
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remote
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(OCoLC)987618331
Label
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
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-387) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • 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
Control code
987618331
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 400 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634602815
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987618331

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