Learn how to write plain legal English by thinking about sentence length.
By learning the basic rules about sentence length, you will improve your legal writing skills by communicating clear, easily understandable and effective sentences.
At the end of the video, I talk about the questions for this unit. The questions are part of the online course that I run at
The course is now fully updated, with 31 lessons in 5 sections instead of 17 lessons in 3 sections as in this first course. My new course has lots of new content including:
• cross-referencing with legal English doctrine,
• reference to the leading legal English writing books, and
• a much fresher teaching approach 🙂
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