Skills
Legal Writing, Corporate, Legal Practice, Technology
Experience
Junior attorneys
For those who want to
  • Improve core writing skills
  • Learn contract drafting
  • Gain fluency with key tech tools
Duration
About 20 weeks

CAREER PATH

Junior Transactional Associate

Today’s junior transactional associates need to know how to draft contracts, communicate clearly in writing, and navigate key tech tools like Word and Excel. This Career Path covers these skills and more—with an emphasis on drafting principles, writing clearly, and the top word processing and spreadsheet features for lawyers.

What You’ll Learn

Discover everything you’ll learn in this Career Path—course by course.
LEGAL WRITING

LW 1: Writing Mechanics

Master the nuts and bolts of effective writing—from basic grammar and punctuation to essential sentence structure. At the end of this course, you’ll be able to write clearer and error free prose.
LEGAL WRITING

LW 2: Writing Clearly

Discover how to write clear, convincing, and persuasive prose with an emphasis on cutting clutter, editing techniques, and understanding your reader’s psychology.
LEGAL WRITING

LW 3: Writing Style Foundations

Improve your writing’s flow and readability with tried and tested techniques for effective organization, writing stronger sentences, and choosing the right words.
LEGAL WRITING

LW 4: Advanced Writing Style

Take your writing style to the next level with techniques used by the greatest legal writers. From high-level structure to finding the perfect word, this skill path will help you write like the greats.
LEGAL WRITING

LW 5: Writing About Facts

Embrace the story you have to tell! In this course you’ll learn how to write fact sections that subtly persuade and focus readers on the key facts you need them to remember.
CORPORATE

CORP 1: Transactional Drafting Foundations

with Ross Guberman
Develop your contract drafting skills with Ross Guberman—and have fun doing it. Bite-sized videos and interactive practice help you learn the basic parts of a contract and key drafting principles to set you up for success.
CORPORATE

CORP 2: Advanced Transactional Drafting

with Ross Guberman
Join Ross for a deeper dive into transactional drafting with a focus on advanced concepts like material terms, provisos, and more. You’ll also have a chance to hone your skills with usage drills and contract drafting simulations. 
Legal Practice

LP 1: Legal Practice Foundations

Hit the ground running at your legal job by learning the foundations of how law firms and other legal teams work, providing excellent client service, techniques for effective verbal communication, and more. 
TECHNOLOGY

TECH 1: Tech Best Practices

Develop strategies to leverage tech so that you can get more done, quicker—and still produce better work product.
Technology

TECH 2: Word Processing and Spreadsheets

Take your word processing and spreadsheet skills to the next level with lessons designed to target skills most useful to daily practice as a legal professional.

Legal skills for the 21st-century

We use 21st-century learning science to train today’s legal professionals. Bite-sized training, data-backed techniques, and lessons that are actually fun make it possible for you to pick up a new skill in no time. 
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“Write.law is a game changer for lawyers and law students alike. I highly recommend Write.law for everyone.”

Ross Guberman

Frequently Asked Questions

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