Written by an award-winning author team, The Paralegal Professional: Comprehensive Version, 3e provides a solid foundation in substantive and procedural legal knowledge and analytical skills. Using chapter opening vignettes, ethical perspectives, advice from the field, and chapter exercises, it develops real-world skills needed to be successful in a paralegal career. Substantive law chapters provide an overview of the most common individual legal areas of practice. New video case studies andParalegals in Practice boxes bring the world of the paralegal closer to the classroom.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 The Paralegal Profession Chapter 2 Ethics and Professional Responsibility Chapter 3 The Paralegal Workplace Chapter 4 Technology and the Paralegal Chapter 5 American Leal Heritage and Constitutional Law Chapter 6 The Court System and Alternate Dispute Resolution Chapter 7 Civil Litigation Chapter 8 Criminal Procedure and Administrative Law Chapter 9 Interviewing and Investigation Skills Chapter 10 Traditional and Computerized Legal Research Chapter 11 Legal Writing and Critical Legal Thinking Chapter 12 Torts and Product Liability Chapter 13 Contracts and E-Commerce Chapter 14 Property Law Chapter 15 Estate Planning and Elder Law Chapter 16 Family Law Chapter 17 Agency, Employment, and Immigration Law Chapter 18 Business Organizations and Bankruptcy Law Chapter 19 Common and Business Crimes Chapter 20 Intellectual Property and Digital Law