Law is the study and practice of our system of societal rules. It includes the fields of civil law, corporate law, constitutional law and jurisprudence. The 2 main areas that generate legal writing are legal practice (eg drafting laws, contracts and letters of advice) and academia (eg writing books, articles and essays). 

Because legal documents, statutory law and written judgments are binding, legal writing demands a meticulous attention to detail. Every word and phrase must be weighed carefully for its meaning, clarity and possible interpretation, both now and in the future.

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