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Legal Interviewing: A How to Guide


ISBN13: 9780409339994
Published: December 2014
Publisher: LexisNexis Australia
Country of Publication: Australia
Format: Paperback
Price: £66.00



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Legal Interviewing — A How to Guide is for those who wish to learn how to conduct an initial legal interview effectively.

The importance of good interviewing is explained and the book includes strategies for effective interviewing, handy checklists, clear and practical examples for analysis, and exercises for practice and review. Common mistakes in interviews are highlighted.

The text is written within a clear theoretical framework. Lawyers are encouraged to see the interview as a dynamic whole and also as part of the entire process in which effective practices are married with knowledge of substantive law and with an understanding of various ethical precepts.

Subjects:
Other Jurisdictions , Legal Skills and Method, Australia
Contents:
1. Setting the practical context: how to use this book
2. Setting the theoretical context
3. The importance of god communication
4. Planning and preparing for the interview
5. Commencing: from lift to armchair
6. Obtaining the narrative
7. Developing theories and strategies
8. Generating and exploring options
9. Making decisions
10. Concluding: armchair to lift
11. Homework: following up the interview
12. Wanting more on ethical issues and professional conduct?
13. Going forward