A 'must' for getting better grades on exams, Legal Writing teaches the student to think like a lawyer and write those thoughts in an orderly manner. It outlines the elements of a legal memorandum and tells how to explain the facts of a case. The critical area of issue spotting is laid out in a step-by-step fashion. Examples of the correct way of writing a paper are given throughout. The back panel consists of a Plain English Table, listing replacement suggestions for many commonly used words and phrases.