Some Thoughts on Legal Writing and Written Advocacy

121 Pages Posted: 22 Mar 2021

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David Stratas

Government of Canada - Federal Court of Appeal

Date Written: March 8, 2021

Abstract

This is a commentary on legal writing and written advocacy. It will be of interest to those wanting to improve the quality of their written work. It will also be of interest to those studying how courts work, what persuades them and what does not persuade them.

Keywords: legal writing, written advocacy, persuasion

JEL Classification: K41

Suggested Citation

Stratas, David, Some Thoughts on Legal Writing and Written Advocacy (March 8, 2021). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3800057 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3800057

David Stratas (Contact Author)

Government of Canada - Federal Court of Appeal ( email )

90 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H9
Canada

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