Below is a selection of testimonials Noah has received for his teaching, coaching and writing. Find out more about his work on the services page.

Noah has a gift not only for litigating, but also for imparting his legal-writing knowledge to others in a clear, accessible, and engaging way. I strongly recommend The Art of Advocacy and cannot speak more highly of my experiences learning directly from him . . . and receiving one-on-one feedback from him on my writing.

Danielle B. Rosenthal
Robbins Russell

Noah… is hands down the best writing teacher I have had. He has an incredible ability to discern the main arguments you are trying to make, and he… goes above and beyond the call of duty.

Josephine Lau
Consultant for United Nations

Noah takes the briefs of the greatest legal minds and breaks them down to show how to deliver complex arguments with careful precision. He taught me to turn words into weapons . . . and deploy legal argumentation for maximum effect.

Mathew Andrews
Morvillo Abramowitz

Noah teaches his students to excel at the highest levels of legal writing. His tireless efforts benefit not only his students, but anyone who will someday read their writing.

Laura Femino
White & Case

Noah taught me unforgettable lessons . . . . I had been a law clerk for several years, and I thought I knew all about good writing. I was wrong! Finding this out in Noah’s engaging, hands-on workshop was a treat.

Yakov Malkiel
Associate, McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Noah is an inspired teacher of legal writing. He is able to assist lawyers in improving the flow of their written reasoning and structure while making sure that their individual voices remain clear and strong.

Eva Rigamonti
Steptoe & Johnson

A tour de force.  It is thorough, replete with illustrative examples, and (like good legal writing) no more complicated than is necessary to communicate the particular point you are making. Messing has added immensely to the literature of legal advocacy.

Hon. John Walker
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

This should be required reading for every lawyer — from first year associates to partners.

The Art of Advocacy

In a field in which effective practitioners MUST be good writers, this book is absolutely essential. I cannot recommend it highly enough for anyone looking to improve their legal writing.

The Art of Advocacy

The book’s style and format is different from any other advocacy text I’ve seen. And, I love it. Reading through the carefully selected examples has motivated me to dive back into writing projects, trying to emulate the techniques in the excerpts I just read. I imagine it’s not unlike watching Michael Jordan highlights before heading […]

The Art of Advocacy

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