Legal Writing

Bryan Garner on Words

How to incorporate big data into your day-to-day toolkit

Storytelling

Solving Mysteries: Lawyers play detective in legal writing

Bryan Garner on Words

Bryan Garner’s tribute to his friend and co-author Antonin Scalia

Question of the Week

The Bluebook: Tell us how you really feel, readers

ABA Techshow

How do you automate a law practice? Here are some practical tips

Bryan Garner on Words

A ‘conversation’ with the late, great lexicographer Samuel Johnson

Bryan Garner on Words

How a lawyer devoted to clear writing can make a difference

Obiter Dicta

What’s the evidentiary standard for emojis?

Question of the Week

What are some of your go-to words and phrases in your legal writing?

Labor & Employment

Former law librarian sues Texas school, alleging racial, gender discrimination

Legal Writing

Judge waxes poetic on inmate’s pro se filing

ABA Journal/Ross Short Legal Fiction Contest winner: ‘Sealed Windows’

Storytelling

Behavioral economist’s work offers lessons for legal storytellers about judgment and decision-making

Your ABA

ABA’s Ankerwycke imprint publishes books that show the ‘flesh and blood’ side of the law

Legal Writing

Yale law librarians dispute ‘wildly erroneous’ claim on Bluebook’s origin

Features

What is the state of the legal blogosphere?

Features

‘Umpire’ blog is shuttered, but its judge-author is staying in the game

Legal Ethics

Lawyer accused judges of ‘incompetence and ignorance’ in pleading, ethics complaint alleges

Bryan Garner on Words

Is your pronunciation on point? Take this quiz to find out

Bryan Garner on Words

Tips on organizing your table of contents for statutory and contractual interpretations