Experienced legal writing scholar and language expert Terri LeClercq knows that bad grammar and clumsy writing cost attorneys both money and embarrassment. To help her students and clients avoid those consequences, she emphasizes the path to success–plain, straightforward writing. She taught both writing and editing at the University of Texas School of Law for 23 years encouraging students to be
- grammatically correct,
- well organized, and
- free of ambiguities.
Legal ambiguities bring many attorneys to her door. Dr. LeClercq works with both plaintiff and defense to unravel the complex language of statutes, contracts, cases, and regulations. First operating independently from the client, she analyzes the language and applies the appropriate rules of English syntax. Read More>>
Books by Terri LeClercq