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A practical guide to appellate advocacy

Title
A practical guide to appellate advocacy / Mary Beth Beazley , Professor of Law, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
ISBN
9781454896340
1454896345
Edition
Fifth edition.
Publication
New York : Wolters Kluwer, [2019]
Physical Description
xxxiii, 466 pages ; 26 cm.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
May 31, 2019
Series
Aspen coursebook series.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction
Appellate jurisdiction and standards of review
Before you write
Facing the blank page
Piece at a time : drafting the argument
Practice pointers : using case authority effectively
Making statutory arguments
Professionalism : following format rules
Special teams : issue statements, statement of the case, summary of the argument, point headings
Six degrees of legal writing : making your document reader-friendly and user-friendly
Exploiting opportunities for persuasion
Polishing
Oral argument
Moot court competitions.
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