Jay A. Mitchell

Stanford Law School

Associate Professor of Law

559 Nathan Abbott Way

Stanford, CA 94305

United States

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Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Document Appreciation: Some Characteristics of Legal Documents (and Talking with Students About Them)

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 560 (50,743)
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legal documents, legal writing, transactional teaching, contracts, clinics, deal work, document design, law and design, corporate documents

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Putting Some Product into Work-Product: Corporate Lawyers Learning from Designers

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2013
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 462 (64,624)
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design, document design, information design, graphic design, legal documents, typography, legal drafting, contract drafting, corporate governance, nonprofit governance, legal writing, legal clinics, document innovation, contract innovation

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Sketch Pad as Legal Pad: Picturing Corporate Practice

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 23 Mar 2016
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 355 (88,152)

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corporate practice, transactional practice, transactions, legal advice, legal documents, legal writing, law teaching, clinical teaching, sketching, drawing, graphics, visuals, sketching and cognition, design

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Whiteboard and Black-Letter: Visual Communication in Commercial Contracts

20 U. Pa. J. Bus. L. 815 (2018) , Stanford Public Law Working Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2019
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 269 (119,286)

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Contracts, Commercial, Visual, Design, Visuals

5.

Reading (in the Clinic) Is Fundamental

19 Clinical L. Rev. 297 (2012), NYLS Clinical Research Institute Paper No. 29/2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 135 (223,729)

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clinical education, pedagogy, legal reading, lawyering, skills training, transactional practice

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Contract Mechanics: What They Can Teach Us About Contracts

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 May 2019
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 120 (244,769)

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contracts, mechanics, mechanic, commercial, teaching

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Getting into the Field

Journal of Food Law and Policy, Vol. 7, No. 69, 2011, NYLS Clinical Research Institute Paper No. 28/2012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 88 (302,127)
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clinical education, clinic clients, clinic projects, transactional clinics, food law, food system reform, pedagogy

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Contract Mechanics: What They Are, Why They're Important, and Learning to Work with Them

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jan 2020
Jay A. Mitchell, Emma Hertzberg and Meera Klemola
Stanford Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 84 (310,972)

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contracts, visuals, sketches, drawings, mechanics, mechanic, commercial, teaching, machine learning

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Outlooks, Techniques, and Words: Product Design, Practicing Law, and Engaging Students in Legal Practice

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Feb 2020
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 46 (421,650)

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design, clinic, teaching, legal documents

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Farmers Markets Rules and Policies: Content and Design Suggestions (From a Lawyer)

13 J. Food Law & Pol'y 181 (2017) (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Aug 2017
Jay A. Mitchell
Stanford Law School
Downloads 45 (425,407)

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farmers markets, direct marketing, contract design, farming

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Food Banks and Investment Banks: Clinic Design for Corporate Practice

Lewis & Clark Law Review, Forthcoming, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 2528196
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2015
Jay A. Mitchell and Michelle Sonu
Stanford Law School and Stanford Law School
Downloads 39 (449,349)

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clinic design, corporate documents, transaction planning, document design, contract drafting, legal drafting, legal writing, deal work, collaboration, nonprofits, corporate governance, corporate structure, big law, legal education, clinical education, clinical teaching, transactional law clinic