Joel Trachtman's book presents in plain and lucid terms the powerful tools of argument that have been honed through the ages in the discipline of law. If you are a law student or new lawyer, a business professional or a government official, this book will boost your analytical thinking, your foundational legal knowledge, and your confidence as you win arguments for your clients, your organizations or yourself.
Joel Trachtman is Professor of International Law at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. A world-renowned scholar of international economic law, he has published 7 books and more than 80 academic articles. Before entering academia, he practiced international business law for 9 years.