Legal Writing, Advanced: Transactional Drafting

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WED 2:15 - 4:05 pm JON 5.206

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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.

Textbooks ( * denotes required )

Drafting Contracts: How and Why Lawyers Do What They Do [Paperback] *
stark, Tina L.
Aspen Publishers , edition: June 2007
ISBN: 073556339X
A Manual of Style for Contract Drafting (optional)
Adams, Kenneth A.
American Bar Association , edition: 2d
ISBN: 1604420286


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