Legal Writing, Advanced: Transactional Drafting
- Semester: Spring 2015
- Course ID: 232D
- Credit Hours: 2
- Grading Method: Pass/Fail Mandatory
- Professional Skills: Satisfies ABA Professional Skills Requirement
- Upperclass-only elective
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DescriptionThe course focuses on the language, structure, and style of contracts, agreements, and other forms of legal writing with a focus on modern drafting conventions. The course also covers correspondence and the plain-English movement. Students will practice drafting and revising 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 2013
Derose, Melonie M.