Legal English

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Cavendish, 2004 - Law - 250 pages

English is the dominant language of international business relations. Consequently, a good working knowledge of English is essential for today's legal or business professional. This book, written by an experienced English lawyer, is a comprehensive and highly practical handbook, which focuses on English that is used for legal communication.

Divided into three sections, it covers:

  • writing clear and accurate legal documents and letters in English
  • the key situations in which legal and business professionals use oral communication
  • the language used in international business contracts.

Concluding with a series of helpful glossaries that explain the meaning of different kinds of words and phrases often found in legal and business English, this is an excellent reference tool for those seeking to improve their legal English.

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