Celesq® Programs

Legal Writing: Lessons from Science and Rhetoric

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In this program, Judge Bacharach will illustrate principles from his recently published book, Legal Writing—A Judges Perspective on the Science and Rhetoric of the Written Word (ABA Press). https://www.americanbar.org/products/inv/book/398866415/ Judge Bacharach will show how to clarify the meaning in briefs and to increase the chances that the judge will understand and remember your key points. Judge Bacharach will illustrate these principles with examples from accomplished advocates, judges, and orators such as Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Martin Luther King, Jr.

Available in States

  • California
  • Georgia
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Texas Self Study

Program Categories

  • Communication Skills
  • Complex Litigation
  • Federal Courts
  • In-House Counsel
  • Legal Management
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation & Litigation Skills
  • Litigation and Appeals
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Trial Skills