In this episode I interview Stephen Horowitz, Director of Legal English at St John’s Law. We talk about:
• Legal English LLM programmes for non-native speakers
• Legal English writing challenges and tips
• Using IRAC – Issue, Rule, Application, and Conclusion
• Understanding categorisation
• Legal English resources
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- St John’s Legal English blog
- St John’s LLM programmes
- Stephen’s video explanation of how to use iWeb Corpus and Stephen’s quiz
- Article mentioned by Stephen – Elizabeth R. Baldwin, Beyond Contrastive Rhetoric: Helping International Lawyers Use Cohesive Devices in U.S. Legal Writing, 26 Fla. J. Int’l L. 399 (2014)
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