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Legal Writing and Research Methods: Writing Skills & Plagiarism

Legal Writing Labs

Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law has always been progressive in motivating and preparing students for law practice. The opportunities that law school provides for developing critical legal research and writing skills are a significant part of these efforts. We want to make sure our graduates enter the profession with the tools they need to succeed.

Some useful links that may be helpful in improving students research skills.

Chicago-Kent College of Law

Legal education at IIT Chicago-Kent is scholarly yet pragmatic, broad-based yet personalized, demanding yet anything but rigid on skills training in a variety of ways: through formidable legal writing, and advocacy.

Georgetown University Law Centre

The Writing Center helps students transition to the legal discourse community and supports the Law Center's goal of developing strong legal writers across the curriculum. 

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and we provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide.

Academic Writing Lab

The Academic Writing Lab (AWL), previously known as Academic Writing Centre (AWC), is the brainchild of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) at LUMS. It came into being to reinforce college writing skills so that the quality of assignments can be improved. The endeavour was initiated especially to work on the quality of research writing at higher-level courses. 

In order to make it a commendable experience at AWL, best-suited qualified writing tutors are taken on board, who are determined to ensure student-satisfaction so that it is a smooth college writing experience. With this facility available, students need not to fret about the structure and coherence of their argument. It is like half their worries are already taken care of, especially when students are struggling with the severe bout of writer’s block.

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