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Clarity, Organization: Watchwords for Client Correspondence

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, Vol. 37, No. 29, p. 21, March 9, 2009

3 Pages Posted: 12 Mar 2009  

Sabrina DeFabritiis

Suffolk University Law School

Date Written: March 11, 2009

Abstract

This article focuses on the importance of clarity and organization in client correspondence by attorneys. The Massachusetts Rules of Professional Conduct mandate that attorneys keep their clients reasonably informed on the status of their cases and explain matters in a manner which allows clients to make informed decisions. This article focuses on tips to structuring written correspondence to achieve these goals.

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DeFabritiis, Sabrina, Clarity, Organization: Watchwords for Client Correspondence (March 11, 2009). Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, Vol. 37, No. 29, p. 21, March 9, 2009. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1357558

Sabrina DeFabritiis (Contact Author)

Suffolk University Law School ( email )

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