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Lawyers' Skills Julian Webb

Lawyers' Skills By Julian Webb

Lawyers' Skills by Julian Webb

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Offering invaluable guidance on the key skills required on the LPC, Lawyers' Skills also features a number of tasks, examples and reflective exercises specifically designed to support students in developing, practising and refining the legal skills which are integral to the modern solicitors' practice.

Lawyers' Skills Summary

Lawyers' Skills: 2009-2010 by Julian Webb

Lawyers' Skills has been specifically designed to help students develop the legal skills required for successful practise in the modern solicitors' firm. Suitable for use on courses following either the Written Standards or the new LPC Outcomes, the book equips students with a solid understanding of the theory and concepts underpinning the key skills areas of legal writing and drafting, interviewing and advising, practical legal research and advocacy. Invaluable guidance is also provided on a range of other professional skills including effective time management, negotiation and email etiquette which it is essential to master before going into practice. The inclusion of realistic examples from practice, tasks and reflective exercises reflects the interactive nature of skills as a subject and encourage students to develop, practise and refine their legal skills. Chapter summaries, diagrams and self-test questions are also featured throughout and provide additional learning support to students during their study of legal skills. This text is essential reading for all LPC students and is also a useful source of reference for practitioners wishing to refresh their legal skills. Online Resource Centre A free Online Resource Centre accompanies Lawyers' Skills and provides additional study support for students including a bank of realistic sample documentation designed to highlight legal writing and drafting in action across a range of legal documents and references to further reading for those wishing to delve deeper into the subject area. For lecturers, a test bank of multiple choice questions is available and can be used to assess students' understanding of topics covered in the book. The test bank can be uploaded to an institution's own virtual learning environment and can be fully customized to match the structure and content of individual courses.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Interviewing and advising; 3. Legal writing; 4. Drafting legal documents; 5. Legal research; 6. Practical problem-solving; 7. Negotiation; 8. Advocacy and the solicitor; 9. Managing your workload; 10. Continuing your learning

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Lawyers' Skills: 2009-2010 by Julian Webb
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Oxford University Press
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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