Sturm College of Law
Legal writing, Formatting
Substance, rather than form, should be the first concern of any lawyer drafting a brief. However, just as writing style can have an impact on the image we project, so can the overall impression we make be significantly impacted by the format of our brief.
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K.K. DuVivier, The Blackletter Law of Form, 28 Colo. Law. 31 (Jan. 1999).