West's Paralegal Today : Legal Team at Work
This text is for paralegal students. West's "Paralegal Today" provides a theoretical foundation and is balanced with practical career information, coverage of substantive law, skill building activities, and legal technology. All this is presented with the researched pedagogy shown to help the learning process for all kinds of students. A full range of paralegal topics is covered. In addition, a variety of student exercises is included so the instructor can customize student assignments to fit the requirements of his or her programme.
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- Hardback | 864 pages
- 222.5 x 245.4 x 36.1mm | 1,682.85g
- 08 Sep 1999
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Delmar Cengage Learning
- Clifton Park, United States
- 2nd Revised edition
Table of contents
Today's professional paralegal; careers in the legal community; ethics and professional responsibility; the legal workplace; sources of American law; the court system and alternative dispute resolution; substantive law I; substantive law II; law and government regulation; legal procedures and paralegal skills; civil litigation - before the trial; trial procedures; criminal law and procedures; conducting interviews and investigations; legal research; computer-assisted legal research; legal analysis and writing.