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The Pretrial Process

J. Alexander Tanford, Professor of Law, Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington; Layne S. Keele, Associate Professor of Law, Faulkner University

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2nd Edition (2013)
ISBN: 9780327179306
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The Pretrial Process addresses the issues associated with basic civil litigation tasks such as drafting pleadings, interviewing and counseling clients, developing facts, preparing interrogatories, taking depositions, and filing motions. The Pretrial Process covers all stages of pretrial litigation comprehensively, pragmatically, and succinctly without being over-simplified. This book is designed to be useful both to clinical students working on their first cases and to classroom students expecting an intellectually satisfying law school experience.

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 Introduction to Pretrial Litigation

CHAPTER 2 Interviewing

CHAPTER 3 Initiating Litigation

CHAPTER 4 Client Counseling

CHAPTER 5 Fact Development

CHAPTER 6 Written Discovery

CHAPTER 7 Depositions

CHAPTER 8 Motion Practive

CHAPTER 9 Negotiation