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What You’ll Learn
Discover everything you’ll learn in this Skill Path—course by course.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a Skill Path?
A Skill Path is a collection of curated courses designed to help you learn a new skill over several weeks or months. Each Skill Path features pre-selected courses so you never have to guess what to learn next. Whether you want to become a better writer or improve your legal analysis chops, Skill Paths make it easy from day one.
How many courses are in a Skill Path?
Each Skill Path has a different number of courses depending on the path you’re learning. Skill Paths with more courses usually take longer to complete.
What’s the difference between Career Paths and Skill Paths?
Career Paths help you prepare for specific career goals—like becoming a Summer Associate or a Junior Litigation Attorney. Career Paths tend to include courses from across different skill areas, like legal writing, litigation, corporate, technology, and more. Skill paths, on the other hand, are designed to help you master a specific set of skills—like writing fundamentals or litigation writing.
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