Legal Office Transcription, 3rd Edition

Legal Office Transcription, 3rd Edition
Owl Publishing
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Publication Date:
January 2011
Law Clerk; Legal Practice Skills and Management; Paralegal

Legal Office Transcription by Tina Kamakaris is completely updated to match current industry standards and is a suitable resource for any law clerk program in Canada. Legal Office Transcription includes a student guide and a download link for MP3 audio files and can be used in conjunction with Legal Office Procedures, also by Tina Kamakaris, or on its own. Transcription exercises cover general practice, litigation, family law, corporate and commercial law, real estate law, and estates law. Students are asked to transcribe legal files designed to develop language proficiency, legal vocabulary, and transcription skills while gaining valuable insight into how a real legal office operates. Each section begins with exercises in legal terminology and a useful grammar brush-up.

  • Dictation by two of Canada's most notable justices: Justice John A. Scollin of the Manitoba Court of Queen's Bench and Justice Thomas G. Zuber of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice
  • Legal terminology exercises
  • Grammar exercises
  • Word processing functions

Chapter 1: General Practice
Chapter 2: Litigation
Chapter 3: Family Law
Chapter 4: Corporate and Commercial Law
Chapter 5: Real Estate Law
Chapter 6: Estates Law

  • Answer key to review questions
  • Test bank audio files (mp3)
  • Answer key to test bank

Note: To access the legal office data and audio files, please complete the following steps:

  1. Log into your account on If you haven’t created an account, you will need to sign up for one.
  2. Click My Books in the upper right-hand corner of the screen.
  3. Click the Redeem PIN button, and enter the PIN found on the inside front cover of the book. It begins with the letters “LOT…”
  4. Click Download.
  5. Scroll down to the bottom of the screen to Digital Redemptions/Purchases. Your copy of a folder containing the data and audio files will appear here.

The data files provided consist of letterhead and memorandum templates. You can open, edit and save the templates.

Prices and Formats

Legal Office Transcription, 3rd Edition

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: Two Colour
Status: Available

Price: $59.00