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Yelin and Samborn provide clear coverage of every step of the research and writing process in this trusted legal research and writing text. The excellent pedagogy includes examples, exhibits, writing tips, exercises, ethics alerts, and online resources. 

Key Features:

  • Research tools and strategies show students how to research the law using an efficient research process with both traditional and electronic sources.
  • Step-by-step instruction in the writing process leads students through each stage of legal writing, from prewriting strategies, to revising, covering the IRAC method, legal memoranda, letters, and more.
  • Excellent pedagogy for students, including examples, exhibits, expert writing tips, exercises, practice tips, ethics alerts, and web resources.
  • Detailed subheadings provide quick access to topics.
  • Helpful appendices on Shepardizing and Cite Checking and on Citation
  • New edition completely updated, with new exhibits and changes in online research.
  • Chapter on case briefing and analysis updated with streamlined cases and a clear buliding block approach.
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