Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Hamilton’s Legal Writing Lessons

Stephanie L. Melnick, Melnick & Melnick S.C., Mequon, at this month's Wisconsin Lawyer.
"Hamilton was a talented and a prolific writer, drafting powerful and important political works – including 51 of the 85 Federalist Papers – while managing a legal practice. According to Ron Chernow, who wrote the biography Alexander Hamilton on which the musical is based, 'Words were [Hamilton’s] chief weapons... .'"