Use The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation to properly cite sources and authorities.
Click here for online examples.
Documents filed in Ohio State Courts must use the Supreme Court of Ohio's Writing Manual: A Guide to Citations, Style, and Judicial Opinion Writing. All other legal documents use The Bluebook unless otherwise specified by law.
In addition to information about how to research Ohio statutes and legislative history, how to find and update Ohio cases, and how to research secondary sources, this resource has a separate chapter on legal citation.
Tutoring is available for all classes in the Paralegal Studies Department.
Adjunct Instructor and Paralegal
Franklin Hall, Room 206
Walk-in Tutoring Hours:
Monday, 10-12 Noon;
Tuesday, 4-6 PM;
Wednesday, 2-4 PM.
To schedule individual appointments or get e-mail help: email@example.com
Ms. Kimmel helps with legal projects and assignments, legal research and citation, editing for format and content, correction of grammatical/spelling errors, preparing for exams, and general help with understanding legal concepts. Please bring a copy of your assignment itself, any work product already prepared, your textbook and any relevant notes from class.
Refer to the following links for helpful tips on reading and writing legal documents.
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