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Paralegal Pitfalls and Pointers: Pleadings, Motions, Briefs, Discovery Requests and Answers

  • 06/13/2024
  • 11:00 AM - 2:15 PM
  • Webcast

Register: https://ipe.nbi-sems.com/ProductDetails/Paralegal-Pitfalls-and-Pointers-Pleadings-Motions-Briefs-Discovery-Requests-and-Answers/Video-Webinar/98688ER_4067835?st=WA

Program Description

All the Dos and Don'ts for Litigation Documents You Work With Every Day

Litigation document mistakes can be distracting at best - and case-damaging at worst. Is your drafting error free? Are you looking for little ways to polish your skills? Our seasoned faculty will round up the most common mistakes in pleadings, motions, briefs, citations, and discovery requests and responses. They will also reveal creative ways to fine-tune these documents. Build your drafting awareness and skills - register today!

  • Gain new insights on drafting complaints and responses.
  • Discover the top 30 legal writing errors you never want to make.
  • Learn how to draft better, less-objectionable discovery requests.
  • Make the forms do the work: learn how to create templates and use other “shortcuts” in MS Word.

*Any mention of specific products in this program is intended as part of a general overview and does not constitute IPE's endorsement or recommendation of any specific product or provider. This program is not sponsored by any technology or electronics provider.

Who Should Attend

This intermediate level course will assist attendees in advancing their legal document drafting skills. Those who should attend include:

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

Course Content

  1. Powering Up Your Pleadings, Motions, Briefs, and Citations
  2. Top 30 Typographical Errors, Grammatical Pitfalls, Words, and Concepts to Avoid
  3. Discovery Drafting: Refining Your Requests and Polishing Your Responses
  4. MS Word, Adobe, and Metadata: Legal Document Creation Insights

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



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