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If I Were a Lawyer: Tense in Legal Writing


Gerald Lebovits


Columbia University - Law School; Fordham University School of Law; New York University School of Law


New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 74, p. 64, November/December 2002

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This article discusses the use of tense in legal writing.

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Keywords: legal writing, tense, pasr, present, future, conditional, subjonctive, pluperfect


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Date posted: November 15, 2008 ; Last revised: May 19, 2009

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Lebovits, Gerald, If I Were a Lawyer: Tense in Legal Writing. New York State Bar Journal, Vol. 74, p. 64, November/December 2002. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1301634

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