Disclaimer: The State Law Library is unable to give legal advice, legal opinions or any interpretation of the law. It is strongly recommended that you contact an attorney for advice specific to your situation. If you have questions about anything in this guide, please ask a librarian.
Disclaimer: The State Law Library is unable to give legal advice, legal opinions or any interpretation of the law.
Below are some of the library resources that were primarily created as texts for legal writing classes. The Texas State Law Library has many other resources in addition to the highlights we present below. Please call us at (512) 463-1722 if you have any questions about these materials.
"This book will teach you the how to access the merits of a legal problem and how to communicate your assessment to other attorneys." While written for law students, this book has excellent tips for all who wish to polish their written communication skills.
This text goes beyond briefs and memos to cover the day-to-day practicalities of legal writing. Chapters cover client engagement letters, demand letters, and pleadings and take you through the litigation process to include discovery, motions, and jury instructions. An appendix with sample documents is included.