Widely known as the “crim law bible,” this CEB classic answers virtually every question about criminal law practice in California.
Comprehensive, in-depth coverage (including forms) of probate practice and procedures, summary probate proceedings, and transfers outside of probate.
Everything you need to know about preparing for all aspects of a civil trial.
Get the book you need to accurately calculate, track, and comply with California and federal employee leave entitlements. Confidently advise employees or employers on any leave-related question, including litigating leave law claims. Make sure your clients are in compliance with all applicable regulations.
In 2015, the Fiduciary Accounting Handbook answered the call of professionals from probate judges and examiners to trust administration attorneys for a book demystifying preparation of Probate Code accountings. Revised for 2017, the Handbook provides a step-by-step, schedule-by-schedule guide to preparing periodic accountings acceptable to the court and to affected parties.
Authors Stephen Kostka and Michael Zischke cover CEQA practice from all possible perspectives and provide you with invaluable practice tips and expert legal analysis. This definitive guide is the CEQA book most often cited by the California Supreme Court.
An authoritative and practical guide on handling civil appeals that includes insightful judicial perspectives and strategic practice tips from appellate specialists across California.
This comprehensive resource keeps you on top by fully incorporating new law, providing in-depth treatment of electronic discovery and its special problems, and clarifying motion practice. Includes sample forms and a laminated Checklist of Objections that you can carry to depositions and court with you for easy reference.
No matter what your specialty, you'll find this comprehensive library of over 400 forms invaluable from the first client consultation through settlement or trial.
An indispensable source of information, this book helps you easily tackle pretrial litigation from first client contact, through pleadings and law and motion matters, to preparing yourself for the best outcome whether through settlement, arbitration, or trial. Filled with sample forms.
Get a thorough understanding of all aspects of preparing, filing, or opposing a writ petition.
Establish and maintain effective communications with your client—from initial contact and retention to the conclusion of a case. This manual provides you with more than 65 sample letters and essential forms, as well as practice tips and succinct discussion of ethical and other issues you must consider in evaluating and representing clients.