Course

Software Essentials for the Law Office


This dynamic course is designed for legal professionals interested in improving their skills and knowledge of commonly used computer technology and programs within the law office. Course topics include: computer operating systems and peripheral devices; time tracking and billing software; database, case management and docket control software; litigation support software; electronic discovery, and trial presentation and graphics software.

Hands on exercises will prepare students to work with popular programs such as MS PowerPoint*, Clio, Trial Director and LexisNexis Casemap & TimeMap, as well as understand the common functions and purposes of similar programs. Common billing procedures and payment agreements, accurate time tracking, proper calendar and docketing procedures as well as the processes involved in electronic discovery will be addressed through a variety of exercises. In addition, students will be presented with real-life scenarios and asked to identify and examine ethical issues raised by the use of technology in a legal practice.

System Requirements: Please note that the software demos require a Windows operating system (7, 8 or 10). *Microsoft PowerPoint application is not included.

Sections Open for Enrollment:

Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Units Location Cost Instructor
10-21-2019 to 12-06-2019 None ONLINE $729

Beth Eerebout

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Schedule

Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Mon, 10-21-2019 12:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m. Online ONLINE
Fri, 12-06-2019 11:58 p.m. 11:59 p.m. Online ONLINE
Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Units Location Cost Instructor
01-13-2020 to 02-28-2020 None ONLINE $729

Beth Eerebout

Enroll

Schedule

Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Mon, 01-13-2020 12:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m. Online ONLINE
Fri, 02-28-2020 11:58 p.m. 11:59 p.m. Online ONLINE
Open Sections and Schedule
Start / End Date Units Location Cost Instructor
03-09-2020 to 04-24-2020 None ONLINE $729

Beth Eerebout

Enroll

Schedule

Date: Start Time: End Time: Meeting Type: Location:
Mon, 03-09-2020 12:00 a.m. 12:00 a.m. Online ONLINE
Fri, 04-24-2020 11:58 p.m. 11:59 p.m. Online ONLINE

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