British Columbia Civil Trial Handbook - 6th Edition



Product Type: Publications - Print
ISBN: 1-55258-437-2
Pages: 568
Price: $207.00


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Why go to court alone? Take your mentor with you!

This publication is essential for: litigators looking for a handy trial procedure resource in court or at the office

Current to: July 1, 2021

From your first client meeting, every step you take in a file could become part of your trial preparation. The British Columbia Civil Trial Handbook (6th ed.) is your guide to preparing a case that will be litigated in the BC Supreme Court. You have access to succinct explanations and techniques of leading advocates on pleading your case, managing pre-trial procedures, preparing your evidence and challenging others', and conducting the trial before a judge or a jury. Checklists of considerations for each stage of trial preparation and sample trial documents are designed to help you with trial management.

With this resource, you will be able to:

  • access the knowledge of seasoned advocates for each step of litigation, from the client retainer to obtaining costs
  • get organized for trial with a sample trial brief, litigation budget, and trial preparation checklist
  • quickly search for support with evidence, witnesses, and objections while in the courtroom

Buy today and be well prepared for any stage of litigation! View a sample from this book!

Highlights of the 6th Edition include:

  • all chapters, forms and precedents, and other features of the manual have been brought current to July 1, 2021
  • new chapter 6 (Disposition of the Case Before Trial) and significant revisions to chapter 7 (Preparing Documentary Evidence in a Civil Case), and chapter 12 (Objections at Trial)
  • new and expanded discussion regarding, among others, the following:
    • modified court procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic
    • considerations for drafting third party pleadings
    • preparation for trial management conferences
    • use of document management programs (DMPs)
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Print  $207

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CLEBC Legal Editor 
Katelyn Rattray
katelynr@cle.bc.ca

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