- PEARSON EDUCACION
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LEGAL ENGLISH 2ND EDITION
MCKAY, CHARLTON & BARSOUM
Legal English offers a contemporary guide for students and practitioners alike who want to improve their language skills and build confidence in communicating effectively, from the classroom to the courtroom.
The second edition has been completely revised and updated to cover all aspects of language as used in a legal context where effective communication is crucial to both academic and professional success. It provides a wealth of advice, examples and practical exercises so you have the tools to:
strengthen your written and oral communication skills
learn proper referencing and citation rules for academic legal writing
understand and use legal terminology correctly
become familiar with language conventions in legal documents
distinguish between the types of language appropriate to various settings
develop vocabulary and technique for interviewing and advising, negotiation, and advocacy.
The text is supported by mylawchamber which offers additional resources for practising legal language skills including audio exercises for interviewing and negotiation.
Legal English will prepare you to engage confidently with the language of law in a world where every word counts and will ensure that you are poised for success.