A Professor’s Lament and More Legal Writing Resources

Professor Austen Parrish of Southwestern Law School, as a guest writer at Prawfsblawg, laments the poor writing skills of first-year law students, including this comment: “Exam answers (at times written like lengthy text messages) can bring seasoned professors near to tears.”

He offers a list of helpful books.

The commenters on the post don’t seem particularly optimistic.