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Tuesday, April 20 | 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Civil Appellate Section Remote CLE


Topic: Legal Writing and Effective Briefing
Speakers: Hon. Debra Lehmann, Supreme Court of Texas; Prof. Wayne Schiess, University of Texas at Austin, School of Law

Please join the Civil Appellate Section for a CLE on Legal Writing and Effective Briefing.  Justice Lehrmann (Texas Supreme Court) and Professor Schiess (UT Austin School of Law) will share general briefing tips and discuss various topics about effective legal writing and briefing, including the use of visuals and graphics, effective ways to create emphasis in briefs, differences between briefing at the trial and appellate levels, and how briefing conventions have changed over time.  Audience participation is encouraged so bring your most pressing questions about legal writing and hear what our distinguished speakers have to say.

1 hour partic. CLE


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1 hour partic. CLE

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