Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 April 2014

424 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199943852

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Point Made

How to Write Like the Nation's Top Advocates

Second Edition

Ross Guberman

  • Provides a strategic roadmap for practitioners on how best to formulate their motion or brief
  • Written by a renowned practitioner, educator, and consultant with decades of experience
  • Offers helpful examples, checklists, and trouble-shooting advice on real-life challenges

New to this Edition:

  • Introduces eight new superstar lawyers from Solicitor General Don Verrilli, Deanne Maynard, Larry Robbins, and Lisa Blatt to Joshua Rosencranz, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, Judy Clarke, and Sri Srinvasan
  • Provides provocative new examples from the Affordable Care Act wars, the same-sex marriage fight, and many other recent high-profile cases
  • Offers considerably more commentary on the examples, along with dozens of style and grammar tips interspersed throughout
  • Concludes with an all-new set of 50 writing challenges corresponding to the 50 techniques

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