Bankruptcy Law: 1.00
Civil Trial Law: 1.00
Criminal Law: 1.00
Estate Planning and Probate Law: 1.00
Family Law: 1.00
Oil, Gas and Mineral Law: 1.00
Personal Injury Trial Law: 1.00
Real Estate Law: 1.00
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Finding, Reading and Verifying Cases
Proficiently navigating through case law research is an important part of a paralegal's duties. It is critical to understanding how the issues involved in the case are viewed by the court and establishing precedent. Discover the key elements involved in finding, interpreting and prioritizing relevant case law in this practical program. Register today!
This intermediate level course will help attendees to feel comfortable conducting simple case research. Those who should attend include:
Session time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern
Presenter: Hon. Ann-Marie Carruth
including - Bankruptcy Law: 1.00 Civil Trial Law: 1.00 Criminal Law: 1.00 Estate Planning and Probate Law: 1.00 Family Law: 1.00 Oil, Gas and Mineral Law: 1.00 Personal Injury Trial Law: 1.00 Real Estate Law: 1.00This course has been approved by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization for certification and recertification continuing legal education for paralegals and legal assistants. Certification areas: Bankruptcy Law; Civil Trial Law; Criminal Law; Estate Planning and Probate Law; Family Law; Oil, Gas and Mineral Law; Personal Injury Trial Law; and Real Estate Law
HON. ANN-MARIE CARRUTH enjoyed a private general law practice prior to taking the bench in 2015. She holds both her undergraduate and law degree from Texas Tech University, where she was named Best-Oralist in mock trial competitions and received the American Jurisprudence Award in international environmental law. Chief Justice Nathan Hecht has appointed Judge Carruth to the Judicial Committee on Information Technology and the Landlord-Tenant Forms Task Force. She has twice been named "Judge of the Year" by the West Texas Justices of the Peace and Constables Association; Young Adult Volunteer of the Year by the Lubbock Volunteer Center; and a Woman of Excellence by the YWCA. In 2018, JPCA named Judge Carruth's Saturday Court as the "Best Practice" in the state of Texas. She is a member of the Texas Tech University School of Law Inns of Court and the Texas Bar Foundation, and is currently working on her Master's degree in judicial studies through the National Judicial College. Judge Carruth also serves on the Board for the Texas Bar College. She is also an adjunct professor for Texas Tech University, Wayland Baptist University, and Texas Tech University School of Law.