Become a Persuasive Legal Writer by Mastering this Secret Lawyer Skill (Online)

Ethical Issues in Legal Writing and Communication

Distilling legal documents to their most basic elements is the key to creating an effective persuasive legal writing. The problem's not so easy to achieve. Join the "CLE Performer" Stuart Teicher, Esq., as he teaches us how to make our legal writings clear, concise and direct.

Get down and dirty with some technicalities of sentence structure, get the lowdown on Stuart's "Shortwriting" method for reducing long sentences, and get the skinny on "the only punctuation you'll ever need to know." Unable to attend the Live course? No problem! We will be live streaming in the link here.

Watch the latest commercial and learn more here.

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership and save on this course. 

This was one of the most helpful and practical CLEs I’ve completed. Thank you!

Good specifics and ideas. Certainly keeps your attention!

Good, practical tips.

Good refresher on clear, concise legal writing.

Speaker was excellent. His “dad” jokes made the course much more entertaining.

How to be more concise in my writing. He was a really engaging speaker!!

Good refresher on structuring your legal writing.

good mix of entertainment and substance

I thought his emphasis on outlining was helpful. It's something that I think will make me a stronger writer and will prevent, as he said, finally getting to my strongest point at the very end of what I'm writing.


Course Pricing
  • Member: 135.00
  • Non-Member: 310.00 (Includes TBA Complete Membership)
If you are not a TBA Member, you can join now to receive CLE discount prices and three prepaid credits.

TBA members who are judges, lawmakers and law students can take TBA CLE onsite courses at no charge for the programming. There may be a separate charge if meals, special materials or other premium features are involved.
Course Information Webcast - Archived Video Highlights
  • Flexible to your schedule
  • Ethics Credit
  • Viewable on desktop or mobile device
Course Credits Dual Credits: 3.00
General Credits: 0.00
Total Credits: 3

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please email a request to for Georgia and Mississippi CLE credit.