CP Review: Skills Exam - Essay Writing

CP Review: Skills Exam - Essay Writing

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Overview
CLE Hours: 
1.5
CLE Credit: 
Substantive
Course Level: 
Basic
Fees: 
$45 for Members and $65 for Nonmembers
Course Materials: 
Conference recording and a PDF of the PowerPoint slides

This session assists those in taking the Certified Paralegal (“CP”) Exam review for the skills portion of the exam. The session focuses on the following:  (1) learning how to identify relevant facts and issues, (2) the application of law to facts, (3) the analysis of issues and formation of conclusions, and (4) the organization of information and clarify of expression.

Emphasis will be placed on proper written communication skills. A sample essay will be included.

Upon completion of this session, registrants will be able to distinguish between the key components in legal analysis writing including: (1) how to identify relevant facts and issues, (2) how to apply the facts to law, (3) the analysis of issues, and (4) the formation of conclusions.

Instructor: 
Course Year: 
2018