But 'Will it Write'? How Writing Sharpens Decision-Making

4 Pages Posted: 16 Jun 2009 Last revised: 9 Sep 2009

Douglas E. Abrams

University of Missouri School of Law

Abstract

Professor Abrams authors a column, Writing it Right, in Precedent, The Missouri Bar's quarterly magazine. In a variety of contexts, the column stresses the fundamentals of quality legal writing - precision, conciseness, simplicity, and clarity.

Keywords: writing, decision-making, Rule 52(a), Forness, Charles Evans Hughes, Jerome Frank, legal writing, legal research and writing

Suggested Citation

Abrams, Douglas E., But 'Will it Write'? How Writing Sharpens Decision-Making. Precedent, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 61-63, Spring 2009 ; University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-07. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1420165

Douglas E. Abrams (Contact Author)

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