The course focuses on the language, structure, and style of contracts, agreements, statutes, rules, and regulations with a focus on modern drafting conventions. The course also covers correspondence and the plain-English movement. Students will practice finding, revising, and drafting various kinds of transactional documents.
10:30 am - 12:20 pm
Satisfies ABA Professional Skills Requirement
Drafting Contracts: How and Why Lawyers Do What They Do [Paperback]
- Stark, Tina L.
edition: June 2007 edition
The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style
- Garner, Bryan A.
West Law School
edition: 3rd edition 2013
A Manual of Style for Contract Drafting
- Adams, Kenneth A.
American Bar Association
edition: 2nd edition 2008