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For general litigators and construction lawyers alike, tackling a new construction dispute can be daunting. The experience is likely to involve new terms, unfamiliar documents and a requirement for expert witnesses.    

  • What does it take to successfully litigate and try a construction dispute?
  • How does a construction case differ from other disputes?
  • How do you decide between arbitration and litigation?
  • How about the Business Court?

From drafting the complaint to receipt of a verdict or award, this manuscript is designed to teach practicing lawyers the practical skills they need to navigate any litigation matter, using a fictional construction dispute for context.  

Content is also intended to:

  • Assist both seasoned and junior practitioners in all aspects of litigation, from the pleadings stage through trial or arbitration
  • Identify available forums along with their advantages and disadvantages
  • Assist practitioners in identifying the strengths and weaknesses of cases, including identification of issues
  • Provide an overview of discovery methods available and when to use them
  • Identify effective strategies for scheduling and managing the litigation process
  • Provide practical guidance for conducting trials before a judge, jury, or arbitrator

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Product Information
Product Date:
September 30, 2016
Practical Skills for Practicing Lawyers (2016 Construction Law Section Annual Meeting and Joint Program with NCBA Litigation Section) | 2016 | Member E-library
Speaker Information
Dan Bryson   [ view bio ]
Michael Burke   [ view bio ]
Jason M. Burton   [ view bio ]
Luke J. Farley   [ view bio ]
Stanley B Green   [ view bio ]
Dustin T Greene   [ view bio ]
R Harper Heckman   [ view bio ]
Matthew E. Lee   [ view bio ]
John I Malone Jr   [ view bio ]
The Honorable Gregory P McGuire   [ view bio ]
Steve M Pharr   [ view bio ]
Richard L Pinto   [ view bio ]
Bryan G Scott   [ view bio ]
Caroline L Trautman   [ view bio ]
Jay M Wilkerson   [ view bio ]
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