In three entertaining and informative hours, Judge Lebovits will
share easy-to-remember and simple-to-understand methods of persuasive
writing that will make a difference in your next court case. He
addresses such issues as: 1) why legal writing is so hard to master, and
how you can make it easier; 2) legal writing controversies and 3) how to
make a judge want to rule for you.
• Elements of
a Winning Brief
• How to Write Clearly and Ethically
• Using the Right Organization and Style
• Legal Writing Do’s and
Gerald Lebovits is a judge of
the New York City Civil Court and an adjunct professor at Columbia
Law School and Fordham University School of Law. Judge Lebovits
previously served as an adjunct professor at New York Law School and St.
John’s University School of Law. Judge Lebovits has authored many
publications, including the New York State Bar Association
Journal’s Legal Writer column since 2001.
Total MCLE Credits 3.0
Ethics MCLE Credits 0.5
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Non Member Price
Persuasive Writing for Lawyers (2012) (This product cannot be used to receive MCLE credit) (CLE CourseBooks) 1C85
+ Persuasive Writing for Lawyers (2012) (MCLE credit only if you have access to the course's audio/video/CD recording. You cannot receive MCLE credit from a coursebook alone.) (CLE CourseBooks) 1C85M
* Persuasive Writing for Lawyers (2012) (MCLE Audio on CD) DC854
* Persuasive Writing for Lawyers (2012) (CLE on DVD) FC854
Persuasive Writing for Lawyers (2012) [Video] (On-Line Programs) VC854
Persuasive Writing for Lawyers (2012) [Audio] (On-Line Programs) 80C85
+ Each additional person who uses the recorded media for MCLE credit must purchase a copy of this "MCLE coursebook"
* This recording already includes one copy of the MCLE course materials. Course materials provided electronically for all CLE Online Programs, and for CD/DVD Programs from 2010 and later. CD/DVD Programs prior to 2010 include a printed copy of the course materials.
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