Kentucky Bench and Bar Magazine 32 (July 2013)
5 Pages Posted: 4 Oct 2013 Last revised: 26 Mar 2014
Date Written: July 10, 2013
Some legal writing is vague, but direct phrasing is clearer and stronger. Specify who did what in order to sharpen legal writing.
Keywords: legal writing, indirect, direct writing, vague, general, passive voice, expletive constructions, weasel phrasing, obfuscate, vivid writing
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Fischer, Judith D., Be Direct (July 10, 2013). Kentucky Bench and Bar Magazine 32 (July 2013); University of Louisville School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 2014-08. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2335011