Managing the Discovery Process for Paralegals & Attorneys

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Live Broadcast on February 13, 2018

Discovery is an important piece in litigation. It is the process which allows you to ask your opponent and other parties for information they possess that you will also need to present your own case. Discovery can be initiated in many different forms. This will be a quick look at all of them and how to deal with them.

Key topics to be discussed:

•   What notification is required for each type of discovery?
•   What might stick out and what to do with it
•   What to do when your discovery isn’t answered

Date / Time: February 13, 2018

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Live Broadcast on February 13, 2018

Rebecca Terry is the Director of Administration at Stange Law Firm, PC.

Mrs. Terry received her Masters in Legal Studies from the University of Illinois at Springfield. She has been studying and working in the legal field for the last thirteen years and has a thirst for legal knowledge. She completed the Legal Assistant Training Program from the Legal Studies Department, and also received her Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies and Political Science from that same institution.

Mrs. Terry began working for Stange Law Firm, P.C in April of 2008 working directly for Managing Partners Kirk C. Stange and Paola Arzu Stange. In 2012, she was promoted to the position of Office Administrator, whereupon she assists the Managing Partners in the administrative management of the offices. Mrs. Terry supervises the billing clerk, Alexandra Reynolds, who assists Mrs. Terry with her duties.

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Section I. Making and Responding to Discovery Requests
a) Notification Process to Parties with Potentially Discoverable Documents
b) How to Draft Interrogatories and Requests to Produce
c) Red Flags in Opposing Party’s Interrogatories and Requests to Produce
d) Responses/Objections

Section II. Building an Efficient Discovery Management System
a) Requesting, Organizing and Tracking Documents from Clients
b) Collecting and Managing Documents from Opposing Parties
c) Managing Electronic Documents
d) Conducting Ongoing Analysis to Keep Your System Effective

Section III. Document Review and Analysis
a) Reviewing Discovery Received: What to Look for
b) Dealing With Incomplete Responses