"Nothing is accomplished by trying to persuade someone who lacks the authority to do what you're asking": Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges; Inscribed by Antonin Scalia
Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges.
Scalia, Antonin and Bryan A. Garner.$650.00
Item Number: 100921
Saint Paul: Thomson/West, 2008.
Early printing of Scalia’s work on effective legal persuasion. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by Justice Scalia on the half-title page, “To William Prescott With best regards Antonin Scalia.” Fine in a fine dust jacket.
Drawing on the recorded thoughts of great lawyers throughout history, Making Your Case: The Art of Persuading Judges is a compendium of advice leavened with both Scalia and Garner's wit and lucid prosaic style. Every lawyer, from the beginner to the courtroom veteran, will benefit from reading and regularly consulting this important book.