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The style of written legal English

The style of written legal English – by non-native speakers

Written by Ian Barton & Salvatore Ivan Italiano 

As a language professional, I cannot fail to notice that among legal counsels who are not native speakers of the English language the expression “legal writing” has become synonymous with poor writing. 454 more words

New ALDA Legal English Professors

I’m very excited that in the past year the American Law: Discourse & Analysis (ALDA) Program (semester-long law courses taught with language support) has welcomed three new legal English professors to our teaching team, all having a unique combination of both large law firm practice experience and ESL teaching experience. 403 more words


Legal English

As your country becomes more attractive to foreign businesses and investors, the opportunity to expand your future or current practice in order to encompass foreign clients either living in your country or helping fellow compatriots abroad is an excellent way to serve and broaden your clientele. 57 more words

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