|Date(s):||Tuesday, 1/25/2011, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm|
|Location:||MCLE Conference Center, Ten Winter Place, Boston (directions)|
|CLE Credits:||6 substantive credits, 0 ethics credits|
Every great negotiator understands the rhythmic power of quiet, relentless persuasion. Every great writer is practiced in the subtle skills that can win a reader over-influence a decision-appeal to the heart-achieve the desired result. Let Steve Stark teach those skills to you in this eye-opening, intensive, one-day writing "clinic."
You start by learning fundamental principles that are absolute prerequisites to improving your persuasive skill. You learn editing "tricks" that the most influential writers use every time they put their fingers to the keyboard. You gain essential, memorable tips that will make you a powerful persuader. And before the day is over, you'll be using your personal writing style to get the result you want.
Let writing and public speaking expert Steve Stark make you an eloquent persuader-he's been helping lawyers for decades to reach a new level of polish in their professional speaking and writing. Steve weaves law, literature, film, and television masterfully into his captivating lectures and participatory exercises. You'll be engaged in class discussion, and participate in writing exercises utilizing your new-found skills. By the end of the session, you'll be a powerfully persuasive writer-guaranteed!
Steven Stark, commentator for National Public Radio (NPR), former Harvard Law School lecturer, and political columnist, returns to MCLE to conduct a dynamic workshop on writing for lawyers. He is one of the nations most popular and highly acclaimed CLE lecturers. A graduate of Harvard College and Yale Law School, he has presented hundreds of courses on writing and speaking to law firms, government agencies, CLE groups, judges, and arbitrators. He is the author of "Glued to the Set: The 60 Television Shows and Events that Made Us Who We Are Today," published by The Free Press. His latest book is Writing to Win: The Legal Writer, published by Doubleday.