This article discusses the merits of teaching legal analysis and writing and of developing a legal writing program at a faculty of law, and recommends that law faculties around the world incorporate this subject. Once absent from the American law school curriculum, this subject has become a required subject in all American law schools over the past 25+ years. The article suggests steps for implementing a legal writing course or program, and offers a variety of resources for doing so.
Legal Writing and Research
Date of this Version
Diane Edelman, "Making a Case for Legal Writing Instruction … Worldwide" (April 2010). Villanova University School of Law Working Paper Series. Working Paper 154.