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The Resource Your client's story : persuasive legal writing, Ruth Anne Robbins, Steve Johansen, Ken Chestek

Your client's story : persuasive legal writing, Ruth Anne Robbins, Steve Johansen, Ken Chestek

Label
Your client's story : persuasive legal writing
Title
Your client's story
Title remainder
persuasive legal writing
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Anne Robbins, Steve Johansen, Ken Chestek
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
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Robbins, Ruth Anne
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • forms
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Johansen, Steve
  • Chestek, Ken
Series statement
Aspen coursebook series
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  • Legal composition
  • Law
  • Law
Label
Your client's story : persuasive legal writing, Ruth Anne Robbins, Steve Johansen, Ken Chestek
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Meeting the client -- Understanding persuasion -- Story as a tool for persuasion -- Thinking about the audience -- Investigating the facts -- Understanding the client's problem in its legal context -- Representing your client, the protagonist -- Telling the client's story : plot, conflict, and story types -- Starting to write : shadow stories and working drafts of the Facts section -- Working with the law, part 1 : interpreting statutes -- Working with the law, part 2 : creating policy arguments -- Working with the law, part 3 : managing adverse material -- Writing and organizing the working draft of the argument -- Revising the argument : finding your client's point of view -- Revising the story : polishing the statement of Facts -- Making a first impression : the preliminary statement -- Finishing up : the other parts of a brief -- Creating ethos : tone and branding by good visual design -- Persuading in person : oral argument
Control code
ocn812614661
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxiv, 366 p.
Isbn
9781454805489
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012041251
Other physical details
ill., forms
System control number
(OCoLC)812614661
Label
Your client's story : persuasive legal writing, Ruth Anne Robbins, Steve Johansen, Ken Chestek
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Meeting the client -- Understanding persuasion -- Story as a tool for persuasion -- Thinking about the audience -- Investigating the facts -- Understanding the client's problem in its legal context -- Representing your client, the protagonist -- Telling the client's story : plot, conflict, and story types -- Starting to write : shadow stories and working drafts of the Facts section -- Working with the law, part 1 : interpreting statutes -- Working with the law, part 2 : creating policy arguments -- Working with the law, part 3 : managing adverse material -- Writing and organizing the working draft of the argument -- Revising the argument : finding your client's point of view -- Revising the story : polishing the statement of Facts -- Making a first impression : the preliminary statement -- Finishing up : the other parts of a brief -- Creating ethos : tone and branding by good visual design -- Persuading in person : oral argument
Control code
ocn812614661
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxiv, 366 p.
Isbn
9781454805489
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012041251
Other physical details
ill., forms
System control number
(OCoLC)812614661

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