Lawyers are often asked to research and write on legal issues. There are two types of legal assignments, the memo and the brief. The memo presents an objective assessment of how the law applies to a client’s problem. In contrast, the brief is to help advocate for a client before the court, and is written persuasively. Find the law by clicking through the research process below.

2 Responses to openmemo-home html

  1. Annie Wang says:


    I think this is a great idea. After clicking through the website I think 1st years may find it a bit too wordy. Maybe bullet points will get the points across easily and clearly as well.


  2. Thank you for your thoughtful feedback, Annie. We will certainly address this through the site, some others have also commented on the text.

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