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29 Mar, 2012

The Legal Writing Pro Dissects the Solicitor General’s Brief in the Affordable Care Act Case

2012-03-29T22:26:25-05:00March 29th, 2012|Tags: , , |

The Legal Writing Pro, Ross Guberman, sent me this great PDF (you can find it here), where he dissects the Solicitor General's merits brief in the Affordable Care Act case. For those of you who do not know Ross, he is a legal writing master who instructs law school students, lawyers, and judges on how to [...]

1 Aug, 2011

A Cool Way to Check Your Brief’s Readability

2019-03-18T18:47:55-05:00August 1st, 2011|Tags: , , , , |

I recently ran across a cool way to check whether my writing is readable. The tip comes from Ross Gubberman's book Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates. I was unaware that Microsoft Word has a feature that measures the readibility of Word documents. Word generates a readibility report that is based on the [...]

19 Jul, 2011

An Interview with the Legal Writing Pro: Ross Guberman on Writing Style, the Supreme Court, and the Next Project

2019-03-18T18:47:56-05:00July 19th, 2011|Tags: , , , , , |

Ross Guberman is President of Legal Writing Pro, Adjunct Professor at George Washington University Law School, and author of Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation’s Top Advocates. I learned of Ross’s work after reading an essay entitled “Five Ways to Write Like John Roberts.” In the essay, Ross distills five [...]

7 Jul, 2011

The Winning Wal-Mart Brief: More Tips from the Legal Writing Pro

2019-03-18T18:47:56-05:00July 7th, 2011|Tags: , , , , , , |

I don’t normally get excited about receiving subscription email newsletters. The one exception is when I see a Legal Writing Pro newsletter in my inbox. The newsletter is prepared by Ross Guberman and you can subscribe to it here. Guberman is a genuis at explaining the art of writing because his explanations are clear [...]