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Effective Legal Writing: How to Not Write Like a Lawyer

Date:
5/22/2014
Time:
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Registration Closes:
5/22/2014
Wendy Lascher (Ferguson Case Orr Patterson LLP) will discuss effective writing techniques for transactional, trial and appellate lawyers.

Topics will include:

· Myths about legal writing

· Organizing ideas to effectively convey stories

· Choosing your battles and words wisely

· Commonly forgotten details of headings

· Proper sentence structure and grammar usage

· Good and bad examples of legal writing

Speakers:
Wendy C. Lascher
5/22/2014 12:00 AM
Wendy Lascher, a State Bar Certified Specialist in Appellate Law and AV-rated attorney, handles civil and criminal appeals in state and federal courts. She also assists trial lawyers with formulating strategy and crafting motions. She was recently honored as one of the Top 50 Women Attorneys in Southern California for 2014 by Super Lawyers magazine.
Event Cost:
MCLE+
$0.00
Barristers Section
$35.00
ACBA Members
$50.00
Non Members
$65.00
Credits:
General
1 hr(s)