Course book included with all formats
Litigation paralegals play an instrumental part in navigating through the litigation process. Success depends on the cohesiveness of the entire litigation team. Are you ready to take on the necessary tasks and duties to ensure everything runs smoothly? This comprehensive guide will provide you with the tools you need to efficiently handle and prepare important pleadings, motions and briefs, as well as provide tips for organizing and maintaining the case. Hone your litigation skills and solidify your value to the firm - order today!
This course will qualify for 6.0 hours of self-study continuing education for paralegals, including 1.0 hour of self-study ethics credit, toward the eligibility requirements of the Florida Registered Paralegal Program.
This seminar meets the requirements of the Certifying Board for Legal Assistants of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc., for 6.0 hours, including 1.0 ethics, of continuing legal assistant education self-study credit required to maintain the CLA (Certified Legal Assistant) credential.
CORRINE A. BYLUND is a sole proprietor in Jacksonville Beach whose practice focuses on divorce, alimony, appeals, equitable distribution, child support, and custody. Ms. Bylund appreciates the stress involved in a divorce and endeavors to make the process as painless as possible for her clients. She also is an experienced appellate attorney and her cases have resulted in significant case law being made in Florida. Ms. Bylund travels to Tallahassee to argue before the 1st District Court of Appeals and enjoys the research involved in appellate work. In addition to her legal work, Ms. Bylund lectures locally and nationally on family law subjects, including ethics, for National Business Institute and the Institute for Paralegal Education. She served on the Board of Directors of the Family Nurturing Center of Florida and is currently involved in the Justice Teaching Program where she teaches constitutional law issues to elementary schools in the area. Ms. Bylund earned her B.S. degree from the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay and her J.D. degree from Florida Coastal School of Law. In addition to Florida, she is also licensed to practice in Wisconsin. She is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, The Florida Bar, the American Bar Association, and the Jacksonville Bar Association.
T. KEVIN KNIGHT is a senior partner in the law offices of de Beaubien, Simmons, Knight, Mantzaris & Neal, LLP and has practiced law since 1981. Mr. Knight is board certified as a trial lawyer by both The Florida Bar and the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Over the course of his practice, he has generally focused on personal injury litigation. Mr. Knight earned his B.S.B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Central Florida and his J.D. degree from Stetson University College of Law.
JOHN M. PHILLIPS is an attorney in the Law Offices of John M. Phillips in Jacksonville, Florida. Mr. Phillips earned his B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of Alabama and was named senior editor of the Law & Psychology Law Review. He is licensed to practice law in Florida, Georgia and Alabama, as well as in many federal courts. As a board certified civil trial lawyer, Mr. Phillips has been recognized as a leader in the industry and as an accomplished attorney by several regional and national entities and publications. He has been selected as a Super Lawyer by Florida Super Lawyers and was selected in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association.
BILLIE JO TAYLOR is an attorney of Harrell & Harrell, P.A., practicing in Jacksonville, Florida. Prior to joining Harrell & Harrell, she worked at local firms handling mass torts, trucking liability, automobile claims, uninsured motorist claims, products liability, premise liability, medical practice and wrongful death claims. Ms. Taylor was selected by Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" in the area of Personal Injury Defense: General for 2013-2017. She was also presented with the Volunteer Award from the Board of Governors for the Young Lawyers of the Jacksonville Bar Association for 2010-2012. Ms. Taylor has almost 30 years of experience in the legal industry. Her career started as a legal secretary and several years prior to attending law school she had become a certified paralegal. During her career as a legal secretary and paralegal, Ms. Taylor provided support to attorneys in various areas of law in California, Pennsylvania and Florida. She earned her B.A. degree, cum laude, from the University of North Florida and her J.D. degree from Florida Coastal School of Law.