Working in a Legal Environment, 3rd Edition

 
Working in a Legal Environment, 3rd Edition
Author(s):
 
ISBN:
978-1-77255-683-4
 
Publisher:
Emond Publishing
 
Page Count:
438
 
Status:
Available
 
Publication Date:
October 2020
 
Subjects:
Law Clerk; Legal Office Administration; Legal Practice Skills and Management; Office Administration; Paralegal
 
 
 
 

Now in its third edition, this nationwide bestseller explores diverse aspects of legal office administration and procedures. Working in a Legal Environment addresses key legal office topics, including general office set-up and organization, equipment, and ergonomics; time management; client accounts; electronic and paper file management; effective communication skills; legal documents, computer applications, and forms; courtroom procedure and protocol; grammar and punctuation; and technology.

This textbook outlines the roles and responsibilities of various professions in a legal setting, serving as the perfect primer for legal students. Students are given the opportunity to contextualize their knowledge with detailed exercises, samples of legal correspondences and forms, and end-of-chapter review questions which are designed to prepare them for the legal office experience.

Working in a Legal Environment, 3rd Edition offers comprehensive support to instructors and students in legal office administration, legal assistant, paralegal, and law clerk programs, and serves as a resource for aspiring legal professionals both in the classroom and in their future careers.

  • Up-to-date legislation, practices, and terms
  • New end-of-chapter review questions and exercises
  • Updated forms, checklists, reference tables, correspondence and legal document samples, and web links, as well as PCLaw, Amicus Attorney, and Microsoft Office screenshot images
  • Nationwide content, including British Columbia and Alberta examples and references
  • New full-colour interior design

Chapter 1 - The Legal Office Environment
Chapter 2 - Canada’s Justice System
Chapter 3 - Time Management
Chapter 4 - General File Management
Chapter 5 - Client File Management
Chapter 6 - Client Accounts
Chapter 7 - Communication
Chapter 8 – Legal Correspondence
Chapter 9 – Processing Correspondence
Chapter 10 – Legal Documents
Chapter 11 – Legal Terminology and Citation
Chapter 12 – Your Future
Appendix – Writing Guide

Instructor Resources

  • Instructor's Guide
  • PowerPoint Presentations
  • Test Bank

For free instructor resources, please contact instructor support.

 
 
 
 
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Working in a Legal Environment, 3rd Edition (FINAL SALE)

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: Four Colour
Status: Available
ISBN/ISSN:978-1-77255-683-4F

This is for a new book being sold on a Final Sale basis. No returns will be accepted.

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Working in a Legal Environment, 3rd Edition

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: Four Colour
Status: Available
ISBN/ISSN:978-1-77255-683-4

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