Transactional Drafting with Ross Guberman
Develop foundational drafting skills at any experience level. Solve day-to-day drafting problems and avoid common errors and ambiguities. And have fun doing it with short, bite-sized videos and interactive practice.
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Transactional drafting made easy
Fill your transactional toolbox with techniques straight from the legal writing pro, Ross Guberman. Ross is the authority on drafting skills. He's led drafting workshops for the most elite firms and legal teams in the world. Now you can get that same training from the comfort of your home.
Master the nuts and bolts
Just starting out on your transactional journey? Explore simulated contracts and learn all the building blocks for excellent drafting.
Drafting for the 21st Century
Learn how to cut clutter, create user-friendly agreements, and ensure that your drafting reflects clients' real-world needs.
Develop drafting expertise
Develop your strategies and tactics for common drafting challenges like boilerplate and key terms.
Learn dozens of transactional skills
Learn to draft clearly and precisely with step-by-step instruction from renowned legal training and author of Point Taken, Ross Guberman
Learn about the lifecycle of an agreement, transactional research skills, and high-level drafting strategy
Contract building blocks
Explore simulated agreements and learn about each of the key contract ingredients.
Pick up a plethora of drafting style tools that will avoid ambiguity and improve readability.
Hone your usage
Practice your writing usage skills to avoid common pitfalls that most practitioners fall into.
Develop advanced skills
Explore tactics for common challenges like expressions of time, material terms, provisos, formulas, and much more.
Take your drafting skills to the next level with simulations based on real contract disputes.
Transactional drafting made easy
It's time to level up your legal drafting skills.
Kick your writing up a notch with Ross Guberman, author of Point Made, the creator of BriefCatch, and the trainer of new federal judges.
Ross Guberman is the president of Legal Writing Pro LLC and the founder of BriefCatch LLC. From Alaska and Hawaii to Paris and Hong Kong, Ross has conducted thousands of workshops on three continents for prominent law firms, judges, agencies, corporations, and associations. His workshops are among the highest rated in the world of professional legal education.
Ross’s Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation’s Top Advocates is an Amazon bestseller that reviewers have praised as a “tour de force” and “a must for the library of veteran litigators.” Ross also wrote Point Taken: How to Write Like the World’s Greatest Judges, which Court Review called “the best book . . . by far . . . about judicial writing.” He coauthored Deal Struck: The World’s Best Drafting Tips with Gary Karl and created the online contracts editor ContractCatch.
Ross’s newest product, BriefCatch, is a first-of-its-kind editing add-in. Its devoted users include lawyers, firms, judges, and courts around the world. BriefCatch was named one of TechnoLawyer’s Top 10 Legal Tech Products of the year.
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Our training is headed by Professor Joe Regalia and our legal skills team. Professor Regalia graduated first in his class at the University of Michigan Law School, clerked for federal trial and appellate courts, practiced at AmLaw 100 firms, and serves on the faculty at the William S. Boyd School of Law—the number one ranked law school for legal writing skills and research. Joe regularly leads training for leading firms and organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, the Department of Justice, and the U.S. Courts of Appeals.
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Why transactional drafting matters
Whatever your practice, transactional skills are more important than ever. Crafting clear agreements that clients and courts can understand will give you an edge.
Impress clients and colleagues with clearer drafting
Protect clients with precise writing
Develop your transactional writing and strategy
Trust that you are learning proven techniques from one of the top transactional drafting trainers in the world.
Enjoy your transactional practice more with techniques and tactics you can bring to any agreement.
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