16 Scribes J. Legal Writing 123 (2014-2015)
11 Pages Posted: 9 Sep 2015
Date Written: September 1, 2015
This article discusses how to write legal prose in clear, forceful, and plain English and without turgid, boring, and unclear legalisms.
From the Editor: "We finish with the next installment of our 'Best of' series, this time featuring short pieces by Gerald Lebovits. Judge Lebovits . . . offers practical advice shaped by his years as a legal reader and writer. He has written many pieces worthy of inclusion here, but we’ve picked our favorite favorites."
Keywords: Legal writing
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Lebovits, Gerald, On Terra Firma with English (September 1, 2015). 16 Scribes J. Legal Writing 123 (2014-2015); NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2654479