Third Edition of Persuasive Written and Oral Advocacy Published
The Third Edition of Persuasive Written and Oral Advocacy: In Trial and Appellate Courts, written by Stone Pigman member Mike Fontham and co-author Michael Vitiello, was recently published by Aspen Publishers. The book provides practical guidance in written and oral argument, as well as demonstrating step-by-step how to construct a successful and persuasive legal argument. The Third Edition includes updates and expanded information on electronic filings as well as rule updates, recent developments, and an updated, two-color design. Though it primarily focuses on arguments in appellate courts, the book is applicable to legal writing and speaking in all areas of practice and includes practical guidance for advocacy in federal courts, trial courts, and other venues.