Writing to the Trial Judge – For Affidavits

Scribes Journal of Legal Writing, Vol 12, p. 141, 2009

9 Pages Posted: 6 Aug 2010

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Wayne Schiess

University of Texas School of Law

Date Written: 2009

Abstract

Practical advice for preparing affidavits that a judge can read quickly and easily: put a boldface summary up front, use headings, create neat documents.

Keywords: legal writing, writing, persuasion, affidavit, judge, trial judge, summary, synopsis, headings

Suggested Citation

Schiess, Wayne, Writing to the Trial Judge – For Affidavits (2009). Scribes Journal of Legal Writing, Vol 12, p. 141, 2009. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1653993

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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