Basic Litigation Knowledge Assessment


Basic Litigation Knowledge Assessment

Skills Assessment

This test for Basic Litigation Knowledge is geared towards those working in the litigation field as paralegals or legal assistants. The test covers basic terminology as well as scenarios in which knowledge of court proceedings, preparation of legal documents, effective modes of research, legal writing and ethics are encountered and assessed. This test is appropriate for test takers with a year or more experience.

Tests for Legal Assistant and Legal Staff Skills are also available.


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How does it work?
Total Questions 36
Question Types Multiple Choice
Competencies Tested Court Proceedings
Legal Documents
Legal Writing
Tasks Tested Question of Fact
Fails to Perform Task
Person Giving Sworn Testimony
Final Outcome
Trial Procedure
Parties to a Case
Parties to a Divorce
Deposition Purposes
Court Procedure - Court Commanded Writ
Getting Testimony
Court Procedure - Dissolution of Marriage
Responding to an Allegation
Getting Evidence
Primary Law
Time Limits on Filing Cases
Rules of the Courts
Secondary Authority
Res Ipsa Loquitur
Non Sequitur
Ipso Facto
Returned Case
Writing Techniques
Amicus Curiae
Corpus Delicti
Pro Bono
Word Usage
Mens Rea
Per Se
Caveat Emptor
Delegating to a Legal Assistant
Questions from an Outside Firm
Client Communications
Legal Assistants Ethics Requirements
Client Monies