A Survival Guide for Paralegals: Tips from the Trenches / Edition 1

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Overview

The Survival Guide for Paralegals: Tips from the Trenches, by Karen Levine and Alan Gelb, offers hundreds of tried and true tips from successful legal professionals on how to "survive" your job. The book discusses paralegal work issues, dress, asking for a raise, and office politics in a highly motivating, fun, and empathetic way. From research and interviews to administrative responsibilities and time management, this book is a resource of user-friendly and user-tried hints.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781401814335
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 2/4/2003
  • Series: Paralegal Reference Materials Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 1,455,971
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 8.98 (h) x 0.45 (d)

Meet the Author

Alan Gelb holds Alan Gelb holds dual master degrees in Writing and Education and is a member of Writers Guild of America and PEN International. He has written many professional and consumer works and his Survival Guides have been highly successful.

Karen Levine and Alan Gelb are a husband/wife team who write many professional and consumer works. They work in conjunction with an industry professional. Their Survival Guides have been highly successful.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Paralegal Life. Chapter 2: Staying on Track. Chapter 3: Working with Others. Chapter 4: Stress: The Reality and the Relief. Chapter 5: Embracing Professionalism. Chapter 6: Getting Organized. Chapter 7: Research, Writing, and Technology. Chapter 8: Life in the Litigation Lane. Chapter 9: The Corporate Culture and Other Paralegal Venues. Chapter 10: The Savvy Paralegal.

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