Many lawyers write well. However, even the experts agree, there is always room for improvement. Drawing on examples from diverse legal documents, this interactive session will focus on the most productive sentence-level cuts and edits. Common usage disputes will also be addressed.
Join Bennett Jones and our expert speaker:
Ross Guberman, President, Legal Writing Pro
for a BJA professionalism series course which will focus on:
- The most productive sentence-level cuts and edits;
- Common usage disputes;
- Writing compelling and persuasive fact sections; and
- Making your prose flow.
Ross is the founder and president of Legal Writing Pro, an advanced legal writing training and consulting firm. Ross is passionate about improving lawyers writing and drafting and conducts hundreds of programs a year for many of the world's largest and most prestigious law firms and corporations and for dozens of state and federal agencies and bar associations. Ross is also a Professorial Lecturer in Law at The George Washington University Law School, where he teaches an advanced seminar on drafting and writing strategy.
This event is not being offered as a WebEx webinar.
Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Registration/Hot Buffet Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Course: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Place: Bennett Jones' Toronto Office, 1 First Canadian Place, 100 King Street West, 34th Floor, Toronto ON M5X 1A4
CPD Credit Information
Total CPD: 1.5 credit hours toward professionalism hours;
For more information on the session or to attend, please contact Sorcha Clifford at 416.777.6505 or CliffordS@bennettjones.com.