Make Yourself an Indispensable Part of Your Firm's Trial Preparation Team
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The clock is ticking... and while you have meticulously planned out every detail up until this point, everything will continue to become more and more chaotic up until the day of trial. Ask any successful paralegal what the two key elements of trial preparation are, and they'll tell you this: organization and flexibility. When put to the test, are your skills everything they should be? Let us help you take a closer look at the specialized realm of paralegal responsibilities leading up to trial right from the convenience of your desk. Your role is important, so take the next step toward maximizing your effectiveness. Make sure you can confidently fulfill your key trial responsibilities - order these vital reference materials today!
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 0.0 ethics, of continuing legal assistant education self-study credit required to maintain the CLA (Certified Legal Assistant) credential.
NILDA JIMENEZ is a certified paralegal with Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C. She earned her B.A. degree from Ottawa University and her Master’s degree from Southern New Hampshire University.
TINA M. ZIEGLER ACP, is an advanced certified paralegal and the director of the Paralegal Division at the law firm of Hammerman & Hultgren, P.C., in Phoenix, which specializes in collection law. She has worked for the firm since October, 1994 and is the paralegal to partner Stanley M. Hammerman. Ms. Ziegler also oversees the legal department, managing two paralegals and a legal assistant. She earned her associates degree in legal assisting from Phoenix College, graduating with high distinction in May, 1995. Ms. Ziegler went on to obtain her bachelor’s degree in applied sciences from Arizona State University, graduating summa cum laude in December, 2002. She has extensive knowledge of collection law and the process of obtaining and enforcing a judgment. She provides in-house training for her firm and has also spoken at various seminars over the last 13 years. Ms. Ziegler is a past president of the Maricopa County Bar Association’s Paralegal Division and was selected as the Paralegal Member of the Year by the division in 2012 and 2014. She was selected as the MCBA’s 2016 Recipient of the Robert R. Mills Member of the Year Award, and is one of the first non-attorney members to be elected to the MCBA’s Board of Directors.