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

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

Writing to WinWriting to Win
Steven D. Stark
From a master teacher and writer, a fully revised and updated edition of the results-oriented approach to legal writing that is clear, that persuades--and that WINS.More than almost any profession, the law has a deserved reputation for opaque, jargon-clogged writing.  Yet forceful writing is one of the most potent weapons of legal advocacy. In thi ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2012-04-24 | ISBN-13: 9780307888716

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

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

Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation ManualPrisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual
by John Boston, Daniel E Manville
Prisoners' Self-Help Litigation Manual, in its much-anticipated fourth edition, is an indispensable guide for prisoners and prisoner advocates seeking to understand the rights guaranteed to prisoners by law and how to protect those rights. Clear, comprehensive, practical advice provides prisoners with everything they need to know on conditions of ...
Number of pages: 960 | Publication Date: 2010-09-27 | ISBN-13: 9780195374407

Good CounselGood Counsel
Lesley Rosenthal
A concise overview of the legal needs of nonprofit organizations Good Counsel is a compact and personable overview of the legal needs of nonprofits, crafted by one of America's most astute nonprofit general counsels. The book distills the legal needs of the 1.8 million tax-exempt organizations in the United States.Written in a clear and accessible ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2012-01-11 | ISBN-13: 9781118084045

A Guide to Special Education AdvocacyA Guide to Special Education Advocacy
Matthew Cohen
Disability law can be complex and intimidating, so how can concerned parents use it to ensure their child with a disability receives the appropriate education they are legally entitled to?   A Guide to Special Education Advocacy gives strategies for advocating for better provision of special education in schools. Despite the many services and ac ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2009-02-25 | ISBN-13: 9781843108931

Basic Legal DraftingBasic Legal Drafting
Anne Rutledge
BASIC LEGAL DRAFTING offers down-to-earth instruction on how to draft well-organized and clearly articulated legal documents. A culmination of twenty-five years of teaching in the highly regarded Legal Drafting Program at the University of Florida College of Law, the book is designed to be used as a resource for law students and practicing attorne ...
Number of pages: 150 | Publication Date: 2012-12-05 | ISBN-13: 9781480257146

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

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