Legal Writing

ABA Journal

Voting opens for the 2014 Blawg 100

Bryan Garner on Words

Regaining the Joy of Reading

Crafting Stories

Shaping Your Legal Storytelling

Bryan Garner on Words

10 Tips for Better Legal Writing

U.S. Supreme Court

Clearly, justices don’t observe ban on the word ‘clearly’

Bryan Garner on Words

Stop: Before you hit ‘send’...

Your ABA

ABA Publishing puts growing emphasis on legal books that interest general audiences

Annual Meeting

Magna Carta should inspire lawyers to rise above partisanship, solve problems, chief justice says

Supreme Court Report

Supreme Court justices regularly seek to change the errors of their ways

Bryan Garner on Words

How to avoid mucking up the most crucial part of discourse

Crafting Stories

Stealing stories from the movies

The Modern Law Library

Growing up during BTK serial-killing spree informed author’s new crime novel (podcast)

Editor's Note

ABA Journal wins Magazine of the Year, best Web News Section at 2014 Azbee Awards

ABA Journal Podcast

Bryan Garner on legal neologisms and how ‘Black’s Law Dictionary’ keeps up (podcast with transcript)


An interview with Judge Richard A. Posner

Opening Statements

App translates rules of golf into plain English

Cover Story

Who owns the law? Technology reignites the war over just how public documents should be

Letters to the Editor

Letters: Cloud, Paper, Servers

Opening Statements

Loss of his notes in the Sept. 11 WTC attacks didn’t stop lawyer from completing new book

Bryan Garner on Words

A Tale of 2 Associates: How polish and attention to detail can win the motion