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Paralegal Insights: Assisting Your Attorney at Trial

  • 09/30/2023
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Webcast

Register: https://ipe.nbi-sems.com/ProductDetails/Paralegal-Insights-Assisting-Your-Attorney-at-Trial/Video-Webinar/97561ER_3980700?st=WA

Program Description

Know Your Role and Find Vital Ways to Support Your Attorney

Being put on trial support can be a daunting task, but it doesn't have to be. This guide will show you what you need to know, expect, bring, and do - along with creative pointers that will help you establish yourself as an invaluable member of the team. Be ready and know all the ways (big and little) to assist in the courtroom - register today!

  • Get ready for the big day in court: find out what you need to know and bring.
  • Receive tips for assisting in jury selection and observing jurors throughout trial.
  • Stay organized and keep a firm handle on exhibits and witnesses.
  • Uncover creative ways to help your attorney and score extra credit points.

Who Should Attend

This intermediate level course is designed to give paralegals the knowledge they need to effectively assist at trial. Those who should attend include:

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

Course Content

  1. What You Need to Know, Expect, and Bring
  2. Overseeing the Logistics (and Considerations You May Not Have Thought of)
  3. Tracking and Note-Taking Tips for Jury Selection
  4. Watching Jurors' Faces and Reactions Throughout Trial
  5. Handling Exhibits and Witnesses
  6. Secret Weapons and Tips That Will Earn You Brownie Points
  7. Debriefing Tips

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



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