A perfect fit for the upper-level legal drafting course. Drafting Contracts: How and Why Lawyers Do What They Do. lt teaches the key practices of contract drafting, with particular emphasis on how to incorporate the business deal into the contract and add value to the clients deal. By providing many solid examples of quality writing, the book helps students to master the basics and to incorporate similar techniques into their own drafting. This text is also appropriate for use in transactional simulation courses, transactional clinics, advanced writing courses, first-year writing courses, first year-contracts courses, and interviewing, negotiating, and counseling courses. Many great features ensure the value and reliability of this text.