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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition was published, see:
LPC: Lawyers' Skills 19th ed isbn 9780199656448

LPC: Lawyers' Skills 2011 - 2012

ISBN13: 9780199609437
New Edition ISBN: 9780199656448
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780199589715
Published: August 2011
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Lawyers' Skills helps students develop the legal skills required for successful practice in the modern solicitors' firm.

The book equips students with a solid understanding of the theory and concepts underpinning the key skills areas of legal writing and drafting, interviewing and advising, practical legal research and advocacy. Guidance is also provided on a range of other professional skills which should be mastered before going into practice, including effective time management, negotiation and email etiquette.

The inclusion of realistic examples from practice, tasks and reflective exercises reflects the interactive nature of skills as a subject and encourages students to develop, practice, and refine their legal skills. Chapter summaries, diagrams and self-test questions are also featured througout and provide additional learning support to students.

Legal Manuals
1.: Introduction
2.: Interviewing and advising
3.: Legal writing
4.: Drafting legal documents
5.: Legal research
6.: Practical problem-solving
7.: Negotiation
8.: Advocacy and the solicitor
9.: Managing your workload
10.: Continuing your learning;