Chris Jensen

Founder, Legal Writing Coach

A member of the California Bar, Chris Jensen is a legal writing coach with broad experience in Europe, Asia, and the US.

He holds a Juris Doctorate from BYU (Utah), where he was the editor of the Law Review International Comparative Law Annual. He earned an LLM from the University of Heidelberg and an MA in Legal Linguistics from the City University of Hong Kong.

He has worked as a lawyer for major law firms in the US and Europe in various practice areas. Now based in Vienna, he has lived and worked in Europe and Asia since 1995.

When people mention the dirty word “legalese”, they usually mean poor style – the biggest problem in legal writing. Before we entered law school, our writing style was like anyone else’s. When we...
7 November 2017
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