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How to Write Case Briefs in Law School?

How to Write Case Briefs in Law School?

A good way to think about case briefs is that they are like mini-reviews in your basic legal writing courses. They summarize important cases or decisions that help you understand how law works. A case brief is primarily a self-teaching tool; and as the name suggests, case brief should be ‘brief’. A long brief eliminates the most important role of a brief: the boiling down of a complex case to its essence…