Civil Litigation Basics


Civil Litigation Practice

What do civil litigators do? This course explains the typical roles in a civil litigation group at a law firm, including partners, counsel, associates, and paralegals, and also describes the role of the client.


The Phases of Civil Litigation

This course explains the life cycle of a civil litigation case, from filing the complaint to conducting discovery to judgment and appeals.


Preparing for Trial

Once it’s clear a case is going to trial, there’s a lot to do to get ready for it. This course covers the main tasks involved, from pre-trial motions and exhibit lists to jury selection and closing arguments.