This course examines the legal marketplace and introduces its members and their respective roles within the legal environment. Students learn about the integration of technology into the delivery of legal services. Topics include: legal fees, timekeeping, billing, case management and docketing software, calendaring software, electronic discovery and filing, and litigation support software. An emphasis will be placed on more advanced methods of legal research using Westlaw and/or LexisNexis.
Prerequisites: CRIJ 201 or Permission of Instructor
CRIJ 340 Law Office Technology