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Writing for Lawyers: Guidelines for Drafting Polished Legal Prose - Hosted by the Senior Associates Forum

Thursday, June 6, 2019 8:45 AM to 10:00 AM
Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA


Description:

Join the Senior Associates Forum for their bi-monthly open meeting. The forum will welcome guest speakers Dianne Rosky, consultant to leading law firms and corporations. This general legal-writing workshop moves beyond the fundamentals and teaches senior associates to produce polished, sophisticated emails, memos, and other documents. Working with real-world examples and exercises, participants learn strategies for:

  • coming up with a clear structure
  • drafting effective introductions
  • creating emphasis and balance within sentences
  • editing efficiently

Participants will walk away with concrete, easy-to-implement strategies for taking their writing to the next level.

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Contact:

Francine Alexandre
falexandre@bostonbar.org

 

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