Thoroughly updated and revised, Pretrial Advocacy: Planning, Analysis, and Strategy, Third Edition, provides an excellent conceptual and practical foundation for pretrial litigation. Page design makes it user friendly for both professors and students, it demonstrates the realities of law practice while maintaining an emphasis on case theory. The book comes with 2 CDís and a DVD with real-life examples, software, and documents.
The Third Edition includes:
Summary of Contents
Chapter 1. Entering the Advocate's World Chapter 2. Formulating the Case Theory Chapter 3. Developing and Managing the Case Chapter 4. Forging the Attorney-Client Relationship Chapter 5. Counseling the Client Chapter 6. Witness Interviewing Chapter 7. Strategic Pleading Chapter 8. Creating a Coordinated Discovery Plan Chapter 9. Taking and Defending Depositions Chapter 10. Creating Visuals Chapter 11. Pretrial Motion Advocacy Chapter 12. Negotiating the Best Disposition Chapter 13. Alternative Dispute Resolution Chapter 14. Introducing the Cases and Assignments