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I firmly believe that good legal writing is a learnable skill, accessible to any lawyer who cares enough to learn. In fact, it drives me bonkers when I hear people perpetuating the myth of "either you have it or you don't" when it comes to writing well.
We can blog, google, and friend. And now we can cleavage! Or be cleavaged! Who knew?
I can see ladies', or even lady's. But ladie's? Total miss.
Spent a lovely weekend swimming in a crispy-cold lake in the Poconos and lounging on the lake's beach.
If you've ever been mortified by submitting a document with a big ole typo (and who among us hasn't?), you may take comfort in the recent kerfuffle over Mitt Romney's iphone app snafu.
Does it drive you crazy when pedants say it drives them crazy when people start a sentence with hopefully? Well, it does me. I've always felt it was perfectly fine to begin a sentence with hopefully. And it turns out I'm in good company.
It's that time again. My annual writing program for PALS (Practicing Attorneys for Law Students, a minority mentoring organization)
Who better than Snoopy to provide sage advice on writing and life?