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A Legal-Writing Carol

Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 93, No. 12, December 2014

4 Pages Posted: 30 Nov 2012 Last revised: 13 Nov 2015

Mark Cooney

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School

Date Written: December 1, 2014

Abstract

Four clarity-minded ghosts persuade attorney Ebenezer Scribe to reconsider his heavy use of legalese.

Keywords: legal writing, legalese, plain language, plain English, clarity, writing, style

Suggested Citation

Cooney, Mark, A Legal-Writing Carol (December 1, 2014). Michigan Bar Journal, Vol. 93, No. 12, December 2014. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2182740

Mark Cooney (Contact Author)

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School ( email )

2630 Featherstone Road
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
United States

HOME PAGE: http://www.cooley.edu/faculty/cooney.html

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