W1: Level Up Your Writing

Learn 20+ writing techniques that will make you a better legal writer in just two weeks.
Over the last decade, Write.law has empowered over 10,000 lawyers and law students to improve their legal writing. Led by Professor Joe Regalia, Write.law’s training team teaches practical and proven techniques used by the best legal writers worldwide.
This course focuses on several key legal writing skills: crafting compelling narratives, structuring arguments efficiently, and selecting precise and persuasive language. By the end of the course, you’ll write with greater clarity, precision, and impact.



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Time to complete

Two weeks


Certificate of completion

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Course Overview

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Learn the 10 Writing Principles
10 principles for persuasive writing.

It turns out that just a few principles animate all the best legal writing. Working these principles into your writing will go a long way toward elevating you among the greats.

Distill your message clearly
Help your reader understand what matters.

You’ll learn how to develop your overall message. Distilling your message down to its essence will help you communicate better and will aid your readers in understanding what matters.

Improve your writing style
Write like the world’s top advocates.

Learn techniques used by the world’s best legal writers to enhance your writing style and deliver your message with clarity and poise. 

Write strong sentences
Build strong sentences that persuade. 

If you’re like many legal writers, you might not give much thought to how you write sentences. But make no mistake: You’re a sentence builder. And how you do that building matters.

Choose the right words
Select the right word for every occasion.

Learn to choose concrete, active, specific words that will engage readers and leverage powerful tools like imagery and emotion.


Explore the Course


Legal Writing—Made Easy

Discover how Write.law’s online courses can make you a better writer in just a few weeks with bite-sized videos and in-depth practice.


Get started

Watch the course overview or dive into the first chapter to start your learning experience. Each course takes about two weeks to complete—and you can start and come back whenever you want.


Complete the lessons

Write.law is on-demand. You can complete all the videos, practices, and other lessons entirely at your own pace. 


Final assessment

Test what you’ve learned by trying to pass the final assessment! 


Claim your certificate

Once you have completed all the lessons in the course (including the final assessment), you can claim your certificate of completion.


How else can we help?

Can I buy courses individually?
We currently only sell courses through Write.law subscription plans, which give you access to courses for as long as you have an active plan. You can buy certain courses individually—like Well-Being for Legal Professionals—through Write.law partners like Kendra Brodin.
Can I cancel my plan at any time?
Yes! You can cancel your plan at anytime. Your plan will auto-renew until you cancel.
Do Write.law plans automatically renew?
Yes. When you sign up for a plan, it will automatically renew until you cancel it.
Can I get Write.law for my organization?
Absolutely. We have volume discounts for law firms, law schools, and other organizations. Contact us for more information.
Do you have a student discount?
Yes! We offer a 50% discount for students who sign up with their school emails. Visit our student pricing page to get started.
I really want Write.law but I can’t afford it. What should I do?
Part of our mission is to make legal skills training accessible to as many people as possible. If you really can't afford one of our products, please contact us and let us know your situation and what products interest you. We’ll do everything we can to help.


Level up your legal writing

Level up your legal writing with Write.law’s on-demand courses. Get started today with a Write.law plan.