Persuasive Writing For Lawyers (2012)
In three entertaining and informative hours, Judge Lebovits will share easy-to-remember and simple-to-understand methods of persuasive writing that will make a difference in your next court case. He addresses such issues as: 1) why legal writing is so hard to master, and how you can make it easier; 2) legal writing controversies and 3) how to make a judge want to rule for you.
• Elements of a Winning Brief
• How to Write Clearly and Ethically
• Using the Right Organization and Style
• Legal Writing Do-s and Don-ts
Gerald Lebovitsis a judge of the New York City Civil Court and an adjunct professor at Columbia Law School and Fordham University School of Law. Judge Lebovits previously served as an adjunct professor at New York Law School and St. John-s University School of Law. Judge Lebovits has authored many publications, including the New York State Bar Association Journal-s Legal Writer column since 2001.
Total MCLE Credits 3.0
Ethics MCLE Credits0.5
This archived webcast is a video online program that you will view and listen to on your computer screen.
Total Credits: 3.00 | Skills: 2.50, Ethics: 0.50
- April 3, 2012
- Online On-Demand