Key Skills for Drafting Succinct and Effective Motion Records

July 15, 2014 1:00pm

Christopher Wirth
Keel Cottrelle LLP

  • Nuts and bolts refresher on drafting motions and pleadings
  • An update on key Rules surrounding case law and the basic tests you need to know
  • Further enhance your writing style to focus on clarity, impact and communicating the facts
  • Learn advocacy strategies required in the preparation of the documents
  • Determining whether a factum is required or applicable
    • Critical tips for factum drafting – what makes it unique?
  • Preparing and drafting supporting Affidavits that offer the facts in a concise manner
  • Review specific requirements for motions seeking specific remedies