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Writing in the Law with Lebovits

Content Partner:  New York City Bar
Price: $245.00*
Member Price:  $225.00
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Description: This entertaining and practical nuts-and-bolts seminar, taught by a leading advocacy instructor, explains effective objective and persuasive legal writing from thinking about a project through submitting it. Attendees will learn legal writing's do's, don'ts, controversies, and ethics. The components of a brief will be analyzed: questions presented, facts, summaries of arguments, and arguments. The seminar will also detail easy-to-learn but hard-to-forget elements and philosophy of good legal writing, including Plain English, style, clarity, concision, storytelling, organization, sentence and paragraph structure, citing, footnotes, quoting, format, legal method, and rhetoric.

Practice Areas: Legal Research & Writing
Online Media Type: Video
Production Date: 03/13/2014 6:00 PM EDT
Level: Basic
Category: Standard
Duration: 2 Hours, 0 Minutes
Online Format: Live

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Total Credits: 1.75
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Status: Reciprocal Credit Available
Expiration: N/A
Training Type: Online

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Hon. Gerald Lebovits - Judge, NYC Civil Court, Housing Part, and Adjunct Professor of Law, St. John's University School of Law & Columbia Law School
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