This course provides an overview of Louisiana civil procedural rules. Students will learn how to locate Louisiana procedural statutes, draft pleadings and other litigation-related documents, utilize a docket control system, draft discovery documents and responses, coordinate a discovery schedule, and assist the attorney in final preparation for jury and bench trials. It follows a case from inception through discovery.
This course is a part of the Paralegal Studies Program. You must apply and be accepted into the program in order to enroll in this course.
For more information on this course, contact Alanna Clanton at (225) 578-6760.
PrerequisitesStudents must be enrolled in or have completed Principles of Paralegal Studies.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Paralegal Studies Certificate : Paralegal Studies Certificate