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Legal Writing: Briefs

Trial Briefs

See the following sources for examples of and advice for writing a trial brief (or trial memorandum of law):

Focus: Briefs to Support Motion for Summary Judgment

Appellate Briefs

See the following for examples of and advice for writing an appellate brief: 

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