“Core Skills for Judges” Webinar Series: Where Have All The Lawyers Gone? Working Effectively with Self-Represented Litigants

Tuition

199

This webinar is presented at no cost to judges. The $199.00 fee will be fully funded by an NJC scholarship.

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Days & Times

Starting time per time zone: 8:00 a.m. Hawaii / 10:00 a.m. Alaska / 11:00 a.m. Pacific / 12:00 p.m. Mountain / 1:00 p.m. Central / 2:00 p.m. Eastern

Course Location

Online

Course Fees

Tuition

$199

This webinar is presented at no cost to judges. The $199.00 fee will be fully funded by an NJC scholarship.

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Online

August 25, 2020

This session will focus on managing self-represented litigant (SRL) cases, incorporating procedural fairness principles into stages of and tips for SRL hearings.

This 75-minute online course is part of a Webinar Series of 10 courses through September 30, 2020 focusing on “Core Skills for Judges” aimed at new state court judges, but may also include administrative law judges, tribal court judges and military judges. This session will focus on managing self-represented litigant (SRL) cases, incorporating procedural fairness principles into stages of and tips for SRL hearings.

Faculty: Judge David Suntag and Professor Kelly Tait

Tuition

Course $199

This webinar is presented at no cost to judges. The $199.00 fee will be fully funded by an NJC scholarship. $0

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What will I learn?

During this course, you will learn to:

  • Discuss a bench standard for evaluating the ethical parameters of handling cases involving Self-Represented Litigants (SRLs);
  • Summarize procedural fairness principles and how they apply to SRLs;
  • Explain four "nuts and bolts" techniques for interacting with SRLs effectively; and
  • Apply these principles and techniques from the bench.
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This 75-minute online course is part of a Webinar Series of 10 courses through September 30, 2020 focusing on “Core Skills for Judges” aimed at new state court judges, but may also include administrative law judges, tribal court judges and military judges. This session will focus on managing self-represented litigant (SRL) cases, incorporating procedural fairness principles into stages of and tips for SRL hearings.

Faculty: Judge David Suntag and Professor Kelly Tait

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