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The Litigation Paralegal: A Systems Approach, fifth edition is an exceptional classroom text as well as a valuable post-classroom, on-the-job resource. The text and bundled workbook offer instructors a flexible course plan that guides the student through each step and major task of the litigation process. Educators and students alike will benefit from the clear presentation of material, the emphasis on ethics, the extensive coverage of electronic discovery and filing, as well as features such as the medical guide, numerous checklists, provocative quotations, and a wealth of practical assignments set in the context of one or more litigation cases
James McCord is an experienced trial attorney in criminal law, professor at the University of Wisconsin Law School, and a member of the Wisconsin and Kentucky Bar Associations. A frequent speaker at legal conferences, he is the author of several books and articles on the paralegal profession and practice. Prof. McCord is past president of the American Association for Paralegal Education, a former member of the American Bar Association Legal Assistant Program Approval Commission, and included in "Who's Who in Law".
Chapter 1: Welcome to the Law Office: Foundations for Litigation Chapter 2: The Initial Interview Chapter 3: Evidence and Investigation Chapter 4: Drafting the Complaint Chapter 5: Filing the Lawsuit, Service of Process, and Obtaining a Default Judgment Chapter 6: Defending and Testing the Lawsuit: Motions, Answers, and Other Chapter 7: Discovery and Electronic Discovery: Overview and Interrogatories Chapter 8: Discovery: Depositions Chapter 9: Discovery: Document Production and Control, Medical Exams, Admissions, Chapter 10: Settlement and Other Alternative Dispute Resolutions Chapter 11: Trial Preparation and Trial Chapter 12: Post-Trial Practice from Motions to Appeal Appendices Glossary Index