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Emma Shaw



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January 30-31, 2023 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET
Hosted by the NAGTRI Center for Legal Advocacy and Faculty Development

In this lecture-based skills program, one of America’s foremost legal writing experts, Catharine Du Bois, will deliver a detailed presentation on effective legal writing. Topics covered will include large-scale organization, paragraph structure, and the editing process.


  • Catharine Du Bois, Assistant Professor of Legal Writing, Brooklyn Law School

Scholarship Nominations

Nominations will be due by Friday, January 13.

NAGTRI will provide up to 10 scholarships to this virtual training, but offices are encouraged to nominate up to 12 staff. Please contact Cecilia Dakers at Emma Shaw at eshaw@naag.org if you have any questions.

This training is for attorneys general and attorney general staff only. Recommended audience: attorneys who are not legal writing experts but want to improve their writing process and/or product. NOTE: This program is not recommended for participants who have previously attended a NAGTRI Legal Writing program with Professor Du Bois.

Contact your nominator: If you are interested in attending this conference, click the button below and follow the instructions to contact your office’s NAAG Nominator and submit your interest.

Express Your Interest


NAGTRI will apply for CLE for attendees eligible under CLE accrediting body guidelines.