softwareessentialsforthelawoffice

SOFTWARE ESSENTIALS FOR THE LAW OFFICE


This dynamic course is designed for legal professionals interested in improving their skills and knowledge of commonly used computer technology and programs within the law office. Course topics include: computer operating systems and peripheral devices; time tracking and billing software; database, case management and docket control software; litigation support software; electronic discovery, and trial presentation and graphics software.

Hands on exercises will prepare students to work with popular programs such as MS PowerPoint, Practice Master’s Tabs 3, AbacusLaw, Summation iBlaze, Trial Director and LexisNexis Casemap & TimeMap, as well as understand the common functions and purposes of similar programs.

Common billing procedures and payment agreements, accurate time tracking, proper calendar and docketing procedures as well as the processes involved in electronic discovery will be addressed through a variety of exercises. In addition, students will be presented with real-life scenarios and asked to identify and examine ethical issues raised by the use of technology in a legal practice.

 

Cost: $729.00

Note: In order to complete the requirements for the certificate you are required to complete one session in it’s entirety. 

 

2014
Online Sessions:

 

 
Start
End

Session 1

January 13, 2014
February 28, 2014
March 10, 2014
April 25, 2014
May 05, 2014
June 20, 2014
June 30, 2014
August 15, 2014
August 25, 2014
October 10, 2014
October 20, 2014 December 5, 2014

 

2015 Online Sessions:

  Start End

Session 1

January 12, 2015 February 27, 2015

 

 

For Payment Options visit Center for Legal Studies
or call 1(800) 522-7737

Click to view Syllabus

Required textbooks for the Online format are:

  • Using Computers in the Law Office, 6th Edition, with Student Workbook and CourseMate
  • Written by Matthew S. Cornick
  • ISBN: 978-1-1331-5837-0
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