Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 March 2015

630 Pages


ISBN: 9780198715948

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A new practitioner law publication

A Practical Approach to Effective Litigation

Eighth Edition

Susan Blake

A Practical Approach

  • A comprehensive guide to the skills and know-how required to be an effective litigator throughout the litigation process
  • Full of practical advice on approaching a case, developing persuasive arguments, and representing a client
  • Includes straightforward guidance on legal drafting and preparing a case for trial
  • Provides fully up-to-date advice on funding, costs, and case management including coverage of key decisions
  • Supported by a wealth of practical examples, checklists, and forms to help practitioners put the law into practice

New to this Edition:

  • Completely updated to reflect civil practice following the Jackson Reforms
  • Increased emphasis on the importance of practicality in the conduct of civil litigation on matters such as budgets and proportionate costs
  • More checklists and flowcharts are included to cover collecting evidence for a case, reviewing the strengths of a case, and deciding how to take a case forward
  • Greater coverage of the decisions to be considered on ADR and the best interests of the client
  • Supported by a companion website
  • To ensure the content is up-to-date additional material will be made available on a companion website

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