Efficient, Effective and Powerful Legal Writing (Webcast)

New York City Bar
LIVE WEBCAST
Efficient, Effective and Powerful Legal Writing
Wednesday, December 2, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Program Fee:

$149 for Members | $249 for Nonmembers
Small Law Firm: $79 for Members
Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (admitted for the first time in any state or country 2018-2020), In-House/Corporate Counsel, Judges, or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

CLE Credit:
New York: 2.0 Skills
New Jersey: 2.0 General
California: 2.0 General
Pennsylvania: 1.5 General
Connecticut: Available to Licensed Attorneys

For New York Attorneys: Newly admitted attorneys (those admitted to the New York State Bar for two years or less) may participate in Skills CLE courses in  live, nontraditional formats, where questions are allowed during the program (through January 31, 2021 per recent guidance of the CLE Board – for more information, click here).

Description:
In this hands-on workshop, you will learn strategies for writing more efficiently and effectively, including how to organize memos clearly and provide useful roadmaps. We will cover techniques for quickly eliminating common writing weaknesses, including lack of organization, weak paragraph structure and convoluted sentences.

You will learn strategies for drafting:

  • Effective Introductions
  • Powerful Headings
  • Concise, Clear Sentences
This workshop is geared toward junior attorneys but provides a useful review for attorneys at all levels.

Click Here to View Program Agenda & Faculty

Program Instructor:
Mary Campbell Gallagher, BarWrite® and BarWrite Press



Where
New York City Bar 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036


Wednesday, 02 December 2020

 

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