An Essential Reference Book for Every Attorney, Paralegal, and Law Student: Garner's Dictionary of Legal Usage: Third Edition
Every Legal Professional Needs this Book on the Shelf. It was written/compiled by Bryan Garner - Editor in Chief of "Black's law Dictionary!"
Garner's Dictionary of Legal Usage discusses and analyzes modern legal vocabulary and style more thoroughly than any other contemporary reference work.
Influential writers and editors rely on Garner's Dictionary of Legal Usage daily. It is an essential resource for practicing lawyers, legal scholars, and libraries of all sizes and types, functioning as both a style guide and a law dictionary, guiding writers to distinguish between true terms of law and mere jargon and illustrating recommended forms of expression. Common blunders are discussed in ways that will discourage writers from any further use. The origins of frequently used expressions are described with engaging prose. Collectively, there is no better resource for approaching legal writing in a logical, clear, and error-free way.
Hardcover. 7 1/4" x 10 1/4". 991 pages. 2011.
Garner's Dictionary of Legal Usage