Legal English, 2nd UK edition
How to Understand & Master the Language of Law
By William R. McKay, et al.
Distrubuted by Trans-Atlantic Publications Inc.
243 pages, Illustrated
$62.50 Paper Original
Legal English: How to Understand and Master the Language of Law offers a contemporary guide for students and practitioners alike who want to improve their language skills and build confidence in communicating effectively from the classroom to the courtroom.
The second edition has been completely revised and updated to cover all aspects of language as used in a legal context where effective communication is crucial to both academic and professional success.
Preface to the second edition
Chapter 1: Academic writing
Chapter 2: Reading law at university
Chapter 3: Writing letters, e-mails and internal documents
Chapter 4: Drafting legal documents for business
Chapter 5: Drafting for court
Chapter 6: Oral presentation skills
Chapter 7: Interviewing and advising
Chapter 8: Negotiation
Chapter 9: Advocacy
Appendix: Legal study and research guide
Suggested answers to exercises
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