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Trial Practice: Books & Treatises

Last Updated: Mar 28, 2022 10:53 AM

Printed Resources -- TRIAL PRACTICE


  • Am Jur Proof of Facts, 3rd ed. KF 8933 A42 1988; Westlaw*
    Provides legal background text, elements of proof, model discovery, illustrative questions & answers.
  • Includes an illustrated medical dictionary.
  • Am Jur Trials KF 8915 A74 1964; Westlaw*
    An encyclopedic guide to the modern practices, techniques, and tactics used in preparing and trying cases, with model programs for the handling of all types of litigation.
  • Cyclopedia of Trial Practice, 2nd ed. KF 8913 S32 1970
  • Shepard's Causes of Action KF 8863 S53 1983
  • Shepard's Causes of Action 2d KF 8863 S53 1993
    Each article analyzes the elements of the cause of action, explains their proof, getting the case into court and through trial.
  • Shepard's Preparing for Settlement and Trial KF 8900 P727 1985
    Covers personal injury, family law, wills, civil rights, securities fraud, & products liability. Includes master checklists and law and procedure for both plaintiff and defendant.

Communication Skills

Jury Selection 

Treatises, Nutshells & Handbooks


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  • trial practice--united states jury selection--united states
  • actions and defenses--united states pre-trial procedure--united states
  • forensic oratory--united states summation (Law)--united states
  • instructions to juries--united states