Legal Writing, Advanced: Transactional Drafting

Class Unique: 28340

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.


Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Thursday 10:30 am - 12:20 pm TNH 3.129

Examination information not available

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Mandatory
Features
Satisfies ABA Professional Skills Requirement

Textbooks

  • Drafting Contracts: How and Why Lawyers Do What They Do - Tina L. Starks
      Aspen , edition: Second (2013)
        (required)
  • The Redbook: A Manual on Legal Style - Garner, Bryan A.
      West Law School , edition: 3rd edition 2013
      ISBN: 0314289011   (optional)