December 13, 2013
1:00 – 4:15 p.m.
3.00 MCLE hours, including 3.00 approved Professional Responsibility MCLE credit hours
Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street
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Gone are the long, flowing e-mail messages with pretty graphics and lots of attachments. Today’s communication – almost 100% electronic – is immediate, brief, clear, and powerful. Designed to boost your instant (or near-instant) message drafting skills, this program examines the ways in which lawyers’ traditional training in writing and communication ill-prepares them for this new age of “short and to the point.” Lawyers are communicating with clients and each other far differently than their mentors did – and far differently than how they were taught in law school – and many need help making the transition. Join nationally acclaimed speaker, Steven Stark, as he teaches the principles of good legal writing in these areas: