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Practical Drafting Skills e-book AND Practical Legal Research Skills for Attorneys e-Learning course

The eBook focuses on skills transfer to draft papers without relying on precedent whilst the e-learning course aims at equipping the legal market to conduct research under tight deadlines.

Publication Language: English
eLearning
R862.50
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ISBN/ISSN: 22EBDSELLRSYS

Product description

The eBook focuses on skills transfer to draft papers without relying on precedent whilst the e-learning course aims at equipping the legal market to conduct research under tight deadlines.

 

Table of contents

Part_1 - Legal Research Skills for Attorneys e-Learning course

This is not an intensive academic research course but rather a practical overview of research tips for the practitioner. Attorneys seeking basic aid in research will also benefit from this course. Developed by a legal research expert, this online course covers the practical and technical skills you need to effectively conduct legal research on a tight timeline. Designed for those conducting research as part of their legal practice, each module aligns research in practice with practical assessments and real-world examples. This makes it the perfect fit for busy legal professionals seeking quick research tips. Each module is conducted online, allowing you to set your own pace using an easy-to-navigate digital platform and making the course a perfect fit for busy legal professionals. Course duration is 6 weeks. Course format: Self-paced, interactive tutorials, assessments and forums. Certificate issued on successful completion of course.

Below are the different Modules covered in the e-Learning course:

Introduction to Research and Basic Computer Research literacy for Practitioners

Complex Searches: Keywords, Boolean Search Operators and Advanced Search Options

Primary Sources: Legislation and Rules of Court

Primary Sources: Case Law

Secondary Sources

Research Methodology and Effectively Using The Sources

PART_2 - Practical Drafting Skills e-Book

Practical Drafting Skills is the ideal guide for law students, pupil advocates, candidate attorneys as well as those professionals seeking to enhance their drafting skills, turn instructions into a cause of action or defence, and draft effective pleadings that are clearly understood and effectively serve their clients. The book is illustrated by case studies and includes chapters on logical thinking and plain language writing. The light and entertaining style, combined with detailed practical steps and explanations, enables the reader to easily acquire a thorough understanding of drafting. This book is a must-have for all legal practitioners.

Below is the content covered in the Practical Drafting Skills e-book:

The facts of your case

Logical thinking

Writing letters

Drafting skills

Drafting the plea

Motion proceedings

Drafting heads of argument

Opinion writing