Litigation Skills for South African Lawyers 4ed
Covers every stage of the litigation process: from pre-litigation to litigation alternatives, all the way to trial and appeal stages, this title helps you master the techniques and skills needed in litigation.
This bestseller is essential reading for both civil and criminal litigators. Focused on practical skills and tips for everyday use in legal practice, this book aims to teach the how rather than the what of litigation. It covers the entire process from the first meeting with a client all the way through to meeting after an appeal has been finalised.
The book provides guidance on five stages of the litigation process: Pre-Litigation, Pleadings, Trial Preparation, Trial and the Appeal Stage.
Each part explains the need for each step and provides practical tips on how to prepare your matter.
This title is essential reading for law students, advocates, attorneys and prosecutors (including candidate attorneys and pupil advocates)