John Emerson

Writing Samples


One randomly chosen complete sample from a total of 150 written for a major corporate client.

Florey sample


For a forthcoming book on living in Paris.

Studio Paris

Full-length commissioned biography

The opening paragraphs of a biography commissioned by a law alumni network, Foreword by Michael Kirby and published with Monash University Publishing.


Published with Bloomsbury

The opening paragraphs of a commissioned text for a collection published by Hart in Oxford and in second edition by Bloomsbury.

Gallic shrug sample

Restaurant review

An example of a restaurant review written for a legal journal.

Ria restaurant review