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1113 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101-3048
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Navigate Through the Litigation Process Like a Pro!
Litigation paralegals play an instrumental part in navigating through the litigation process. Are you ready to take on the necessary tasks and duties to ensure everything runs smoothly? This comprehensive course 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 - register today!
This intermediate level course will provide litigation best practices attendees can put to work immediately. Those who should attend include:
including - Ethics: 1.00
This seminar meets the requirements of the NALA Certifying Board for 6.0 hours, including 1.0 ethics, of continuing legal education credit required to maintain the CP(Certified Paralegal) credential.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This seminar has been approved by The National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA) for 6.0 hours of Continuing Legal Education, including 1.0 hour of ethics.
Approved for 6.0 CLE credits by the Washington State Paralegal Association (WSPA).
LEIGHA HENSON is a paralegal with Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, where she has experience in litigation, personal injury, employment and labor, and criminal defense. Ms. Henson assists in all stages of litigation from case inception through to appeals. She has been at the forefront of several large class action campaigns. Her work includes conducting legal research and assisting with litigation, coordinating-discovery, drafting, reviewing and revising pleadings, and creating trial notebooks. Ms. Henson earned her B.S. degree in Criminal Justice/Criminology from Arizona State University, and obtained her Paralegal Certificate from Phoenix College.
HON. RICHARD F. MCDERMOTT, RET. is a retired Superior Court Judge formerly with the King County Superior Court, who now works for JAMS, a dispute resolution company, in Seattle.
AARON V. ROCKE is a partner in the Rocke Law Group, PLLC, in Seattle, where he heads the firm's litigation practice. He practices primarily in the areas of employment litigation, commercial litigation and personal injury litigation. Mr. Rocke has frequently taught trial techniques and seminars to other lawyers, and he has served as faculty for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy and as an adjunct professor at Seattle University School of Law. He is trained to mediate cases with the EEOC. Mr. Rocke also serves as a judge pro tem. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Washington and his J.D. degree from Seattle University School of Law. Mr. Rocke is a member of the Washington State Bar Association.
IDA L. WILLIAMSON is a paralegal for the law firm of Cozen O’Connor, where she specializes in litigation, trial practice, insurance defense, personal injury, premises and product liability, with emphasis on discovery, medical record review, research, mediation, and trial practice. She conducts medical research, legal and factual research, investigations, and client interviews. Ms. Williamson also prepares medical chronologies, deposition summaries, pleadings, memoranda, witness and exhibit lists, digital and hard copy trial exhibits, and trial notebooks, as well as attending trial. She attended Broward College in Fort Lauderdale.