Cozen O’Connor: Appeals: Writing, Editing, Persuasion & Ethics

Appeals: Writing, Editing, Persuasion & Ethics

Location

Rainier Square Conference Center
1301 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor Atrium
Seattle, WA

Date & Time

Start Date: 03/29/2012

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Topics to be included:
Advanced Legal Writing and Editing, Part I
• Communication Theory, Effective Writing, and Effective Editing
• The Principles of Clarity Applied – The Importance of “Meta-Information” and Strong Introductions
• Principles of Internal Organization
• Paragraph Principles Editing Exercises

Writing to Persuade: Rhetoric, Coherence, and Confidence, Part II
• Basic Strategies of Persuasion
• The Principles of Clarity Applied: The Importance of “Meta-Information” and Strong Introductions
• Principles of Internal Organization
• Rhetorical Flourishes at the “Micro” Level”

Panel Discussions, Part III
• Effective Strategies for Collaboration in Brief Writing
•Ethics of Persuasion and Appellate Advocacy


Speakers

Melissa White


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