Ditching the Legalese to Effect Clear Communication

September 17, 2014 12:15pm

Aliya Ramji
Legal Counsel
CSA Group

Susan Clarke
Partner, Director of Professional Development
Gowling La eur Henderson LLP

  • Key takeaways to improve your drafting to demonstrate business knowledge
  • How to recognize the business aspect of legal issues and how they will affect your internal client
  • Conveying risk and exposure in plain language
  • Why more is less: The value in keeping memos short and sweet
  • Solutions for bridging the communication gap between legal and business, when writing legal opinions