Writing for Your Client

Scribes Journal of Legal Writing, Vol. 12, p.123, 2009

8 Pages Posted: 6 Aug 2010

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Wayne Schiess

University of Texas School of Law

Date Written: 2009

Abstract

Practical advice for writing letters with legal content to clients who aren't lawyers: avoid legalisms, limit formal citations, use a colloquial tone.

Keywords: legal writing, writing, letters, clients, legalisms, citations, colloquial

Suggested Citation

Schiess, Wayne, Writing for Your Client (2009). Scribes Journal of Legal Writing, Vol. 12, p.123, 2009. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1654012

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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