Troubled Legal Writing Part 2

Austin Lawyer, p. 11, April 2009

Posted: 7 Aug 2009

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Wayne Schiess

University of Texas School of Law

Date Written: April 1, 2009

Abstract

Lawyers sometimes get into trouble for poor legal writing. The lawyers in the cases discussed here couldn't or wouldn't obey rules about document length.

Keywords: ethics, word length, page length, poor writing, court rules, page limits

Suggested Citation

Schiess, Wayne, Troubled Legal Writing Part 2 (April 1, 2009). Austin Lawyer, p. 11, April 2009. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1444028

Wayne Schiess (Contact Author)

University of Texas School of Law ( email )

727 East Dean Keeton St.
Austin, TX 78705
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.utexas.edu/law

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