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Construction Law 101 for Paralegals: From Contracts to Litigation

  • 06/08/2022
  • 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • webcast

Register: https://ipe.nbi-sems.com/ProductDetails/Construction-Law-101-for-Paralegals-From-Contracts-to-Litigation/Video-Webinar/92432ER_3686664?st=WA

Program Description

Build Your Construction Legal Knowledge

The responsibilities of a construction paralegal are diverse and require a unique understanding of everything from bidding to handling construction contracts and claims. How does your knowledge and skills stack up?? Join our experienced faculty for a look at all the essentials you need to build a successful foundation. Whether you're starting out or looking for a refresher, this program is for you. Register today!

  • Get a rundown of construction terminology, roles and responsibilities, and the process.
  • Discover how to get all the approvals the team needs before they can break ground.
  • Learn how to comb through and organize bid documentation, construction contracts, and other documents.
  • Find out how to assist your attorney with lien notices, preparation, and filing.
  • Determine how to be an asset in document management and discovery.

Who Should Attend

This basic level program covers the legal fundamentals of construction projects. Those who should attend include:

  • Paralegals
  • Legal Technicians
  • Legal Assistants
  • Legal Support Staff

Course Content

  1. Construction Terminology, Players, and the Process
  2. Your Guide to Building Applications, Inspection Reports, Permits, and More
  3. Diving Into Bid Documentation and Construction Contracts
  4. What You Need to Know About Mechanic's Liens
  5. Document and Project Management Insights for the Construction Paralegal
  6. Construction Litigation Guide: From Initial Filings to Trial Preparation
  7. Document Discovery, Subpoenas, and Production Insights
  8. Paralegal Ethics

Washington State Paralegal Association
1402 Lake Tapps Parkway SE
Ste. F104/PMB133
Auburn, WA. 98092



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