Bryan A. Garner of Dallas teaches and publishes extensively on legal language, contractual drafting, and brief-writing. He is the author of many books, including A Dictionary of Modern Legal Usage (2d ed. 1995), The Elements of Legal Style (1991), and The Winning Brief (1999). He also serves as editor-in-chief of Black's Law Dictionary. Since 1991, Garner has served as president of LawProse, Inc., a company specializing in legal-writing and drafting workshops. He also teaches at Southern Methodist University School of Law.Bryan A. Garner is the author of 'Black's Law Dictionary, Second Pocket Edition', published 2001 under ISBN 9780314257918 and ISBN 0314257918.