Interviewing Skills for Legal Professionals, 3rd Edition
Interviewing Skills for Legal Professionals, 3rd Edition is specifically designed to teach legal professionals how to prepare for, structure, and conduct effective client interviews. The quality of client interviews is essential to ensure that counsel receive essential information in order to achieve better results for their clients.
Suitable for a national audience, this essential resource examines topics such as, working with interpreters; managing biases during fact-finding; selecting questioning techniques; ethical or interpersonal challenges that may arise while interviewing; and trauma-informed interviewing. Sample scenarios, examples, and role plays provide a practical, applied guide on key aspects of the client-centred interview. By implementing the techniques addressed in this text, readers will have the skills to confidently tackle fact-finding through client-centred interviewing.