The art of advocacy : briefs, motions, and writing strategies of America's best lawyers /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Messing, Noah A. (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, [2013]
Series:Aspen coursebook series.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Facts : the basics (victims and villains)
  • Facts : using a case's procedural history to help your client
  • Facts : advanced techniques
  • How to build arguments based on authorities
  • Countering your adversary's arguments
  • Applying facts in arguments
  • Textual arguments
  • Arguments based on legislative history
  • Policy arguments
  • Historical arguments
  • Selecting and organizing arguments
  • Questions presented
  • Introductions and summaries of argument
  • Motions
  • Specific types of appellate briefs
  • The writing side of legal writing.