The Art of AdvocacyThe Art of Advocacy
Noah A. Messing
The Art of Advocacy: Briefs, Motions, and Writing Strategies of America's Best Lawyers presents more than 150 examples of masterful advocacy to show lawyers how to write winning motions and briefs. The book focuses on the strategic and substantive choices that top litigators make, drawing examples from important, timely, and controversial cases. D ...
Number of pages: 300 | Publication Date: 2013-06-28 | ISBN-13: 9781454818380

Advocacy SkillsAdvocacy Skills
Michael Hyam
In line with earlier editions, this book enables the student practitioner to learn the technique of advocacy by way of an analytical approach. Judge Michael Hyam believes that the principles of advocacy may be learnt by application and practice. He illustrates a method of preparing speeches which may be adapted to any kind of case, and this edition ...
Number of pages: 210 | Publication Date: 1993-02-01 | ISBN-13: 9781854318725

Social Work with Immigrants and Refugees, Second EditionSocial Work with Immigrants and Refugees, Second Edition
Praise for the First Edition: "This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines." Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health "This book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social, economic, ...
Number of pages: 482 | Publication Date: 2015-10-08 | ISBN-13: 9780826126689

Point MadePoint Made
Ross Guberman
With Point Made, legal writing expert, Ross Guberman, throws a life preserver to attorneys, who are under more pressure than ever to produce compelling prose. What is the strongest opening for a motion or brief? How to draft winning headings? How to tell a persuasive story when the record is dry and dense? The answers are "more science than art," s ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 2014-04-04 | ISBN-13: 9780199943852

Legal Writing in Plain English, Second EditionLegal Writing in Plain English, Second Edition
Bryan A. Garner
Admirably clear, concise, down-to-earth, and powerful—all too often, legal writing embodies none of these qualities. Its reputation for obscurity and needless legalese is widespread. Since 2001 Bryan A. Garner’s Legal Writing in Plain English has helped address this problem by providing lawyers, judges, paralegals, law students, and legal schol ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2013-08-26 | ISBN-13: 9780226283937

Advocacy Skills for Health and Social Care ProfessionalsAdvocacy Skills for Health and Social Care Professionals
Neil Bateman
Most professionals working in health or social care will be required to act as advocates as part of their work. A social worker or community nurse may need to obtain extra benefits or a particular service for a client; a housing official may need to help a tenant whose benefit has been delayed thus placing them at risk of homelessness; a voluntary ...
Number of pages: 192 | Publication Date: 2000-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9781853028656

Legal Writing & Other Lawyering Skills, Sixth Edition (Aspen Coursebook)Legal Writing & Other Lawyering Skills, Sixth Edition (Aspen Coursebook)
Nancy Lusignan Schultz
With a consistent emphasis on precision and good organization, this text teaches students how to draft memoranda, opinion letters, pleadings, briefs, and other legal documents, as well as communications skills including client counseling, negotiating, and presenting oral arguments. Features: An expanded chapter on trial briefs, including pretr ...
Number of pages: 415 | Publication Date: 2014-03-04 | ISBN-13: 9781454831020

A Practical Guide To Appellate Advocacy (Aspen Coursebook Series)A Practical Guide To Appellate Advocacy (Aspen Coursebook Series)
Mary Beth Beazley
A new edition of Beazley's accessible and successful coursebook for appellate advocacy. Features: New material on the impact technology is having on appellate advocacy, the research for which includes interviews with both judges and clerks Tips on time management Material on the narrative theory has been expanded and clarified with syllogi ...
Number of pages: 480 | Publication Date: 2014-06-30 | ISBN-13: 9781454830962

Thinking Like a LawyerThinking Like a Lawyer
Kenneth J. Vandevelde
Law students, law professors, and lawyers frequently refer to the process of "thinking like a lawyer," but attempts to analyze in any systematic way what is meant by that phrase are rare. In his classic book, Kenneth J. Vandevelde defines this elusive phrase and identifies the techniques involved in thinking like a lawyer. Unlike most legal writing ...
Number of pages: 350 | Publication Date: 2010-12-28 | ISBN-13: 9780813344645

Social Work with Immigrants and RefugeesSocial Work with Immigrants and Refugees
This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines." --Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health I applaud social work students, professors, and social workers who seek to serve and empower the immigrant community. This text is a great tool toward raising awareness of the many issue ...
Number of pages: 496 | Publication Date: 2008-10-27 | ISBN-13: 9780826133359

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