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14Jan '19

Mind your language – respect for people living with dementia

Private client lawyers, solicitors working in mental health law, law firm PSLs, marketing staff, and external copywriters will be interested in a best practice guide which highlights language to avoid when writing about people living with dementia.

  • Writing tips
  • Content strategy
  • Legal content

29Nov '18

100 wishes for peace this Christmas - from our legal content writers

In preparation for the Eccleshall Christmas tree festival we researched how to say peace in 100 different languages.

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  • Content strategy
  • Writing tips

24Jul '18

So, you want to be a writer … Sue Bramall (and Sue Durrell) led a careers workshop at Highclare School

On 20 June, Sue Bramall presented a careers workshop to students at Highclare Senior School in Erdington on the options available to anyone interested in pursuing a career which involves writing.

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06Jun '18

Book Review - Clarity for Lawyers, Effective Legal Language, by Mark Adler and Daphne Perry (first published in Professional Mar

“This book should be obligatory reading for every law student, every lawyer who would like to improve their communication skills, and every communications professional who works with lawyers.” Sue Bramall

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18May '18

Don’t let lawyers write the content for your law firm’s website (first published on Legal Futures)

“Our solicitors put lots of content on our website, but we don’t get much business from it”, said the managing partner of a law firm to me recently. Indeed, there was plenty of legal text on the website but there were several reasons why it was not yielding results.

  • Content strategy
  • Law firm marketing
  • Writing tips
  • Legal content

09Apr '18

Great Legal Content #1 - Abbreviations, acronyms and initialisms

Elon Musk described the excessive use of acronyms as ‘a significant impediment to communication’. Sue Bramall recaps the differences between an abbreviation, acronym and initialism.

  • Content strategy
  • Law firm marketing
  • Legal content
  • Writing tips
  • Legal newsletters

09Feb '18

Great Legal Content - Four ways to make your legal blog stand out from the crowd

You don’t need to be Ernest Hemingway to create a great legal blog. Sue Bramall offers her top four legal blogging tips to ensure your blog commands a strong following

  • Content strategy
  • Law firm marketing
  • Legal content
  • Writing tips
  • Legal newsletters

15Jan '18

Out of this world: how far reaching is your communications strategy for 2018?

Scientists searching for extra-terrestrial intelligence recently sent message to Lutyen’s Star - Sue Bramall suggests seven ways in which you can make sure your communications strategy is ‘out of this world’ in 2018.

  • Law firm websites
  • Content strategy
  • Law firm marketing
  • Legal content
  • Marketing strategy
  • Writing tips
  • Internet search results

20Jul '17

Strategic legal content? Or just a space filler? (first published in LawTalk, the newsletter of the New Zealand Law Society)

Producing regular legal content to is essential to keeping your firm’s website current and in the limelight. However, is your content serving a purpose, or is it just there to fill space?

  • Content strategy
  • Legal content
  • Writing tips
  • Internet search results

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