Coaching & Mentoring
Training and retraining your team in clear legal writing is the surest way to keep them up to date with global best practices.
Continuing Professional Development
Legal-writing consulting and training are our contributions to continuing professional development among lawyers and nonlawyers.
We prepare, edit, and review books and articles, briefs and litigation documents, transactional documents, judicial drafts, and legislation and legislative bills.
We have trained delegates from some of Nigeria’s leading corporate bodies, law firms, and public agencies. Our Alumni keeps growing.
The Write House in Numbers
Since the new Evidence Act was enacted in 2011, Nigerian courts have been called upon to pronounce on admissibility of electronic evidence. Though section 84 of the Evidence Act governs admissibility of electronic evidence, the courts’ interpretation and application of section 84 have been inconsistent. With conflicting judgments from our courts, how can bench and […]
As lawyers, we must not desert cool common sense in our hot pursuit of common law. Uncommon Law of Learned Writing promotes common sense in legal language. Plain language, which is commonsensical, broadens access to legal documents, thus democratizing the law. No democratic society should brook legalese, a dense, verbose dialect known only to lawyers. What then should society […]
When you write as we teach, you will “analyze cogently, organize logically, distill accurately, argue persuasively, cite knowledgeably, punctuate skillfully, and phrase smoothly.” Bryan A. Garner. Brief-Writing Masterclass blends ethics, law, linguistics, logic, psychology, rhetoric, and semantics to produce an unparalleled curriculum of persuasive advocacy. Brief-Writing Masterclass is a challenging, intensive, and interactive 4-day workshop with a course […]
A challenging lecture. This lecture breeds new advocates for the future of legal profession in Nigeria.
On behalf of Punuka Attorneys & Solicitors and my learned colleagues, I wish to express our profound gratitude to The Write House for putting up this evoking and academically stimulating workshop.
This was very enlightening! If all lawyers would take this course and implement it, then the law and lawyers will no longer be considered esoteric by the common man.
Honourable Justice O. A. Musa
[Write House] training is highly educative and very rich. Indeed it will enhance my productivity in judgment writing.