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Effective Writing for Lawyers Workshop


Date & Time: Friday, October 17, 2014 from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

CLE Credit: Yes

Event Description
Credit: 5.5 Credit Hours (Except 5.0 Credit Hours for Florida, 6.5 Skills Credit Hours for New York)

This essential course for new or seasoned attorneys teaches participants how to recognize and correct common writing problems. Through a series of interactive exercises, you will learn how to fix those problems and make dull and bureaucratic language clear and concise. You also will learn about the writing process, including how to untangle sentences and how to edit. The course includes 10 tips for turning ordinary writing into crisp, sharp, and convincing prose. This class helps you communicate more effectively with your clients and others in the legal process. Class is limited to 23 registrants.



Location
District of Columbia Bar
1101 K Street NW Suite 200 Boardroom
(Nearest Metro Stop: Metro Center 12th Street)
Washington DC 20005
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Contact Information
CLE Program
Phone: 202-626-3488
Fax: 202-942-9750

Speakers

  • Kate Sylvester, Writewell

Costs

Administrative Law and Agency Practice Section

$279.00

Antitrust and Consumer Law Section

$279.00

Arts, Entertainment, Media and Sports Law Section

$279.00

Corporation, Finance and Securities Law Section

$279.00

Courts, Lawyers and the Administration of Justice

$279.00

Criminal Law and Individual Rights Section

$279.00

D.C. Bar Members

$289.00

District of Columbia Affairs Section

$279.00

Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Section

$279.00

Estates, Trusts and Probate Law Section

$279.00

Family Law Section

$279.00

Government Attorneys

$299.00

Government Contracts and Litigation Section

$279.00

Health Law Section

$279.00

Intellectual Property Law Section

$279.00

International Law Section

$279.00

Labor and Employment Law Section

$279.00

Law Practice Management

$279.00

Litigation Section

$279.00

Others

$319.00

Real Estate, Housing and Land Use Section

$279.00

Taxation Section

$279.00

Tort Law Section

$279.00


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