PLA 2203 - Civil Litigation I
(3 Credit Hours)
Prerequisites/corequisites: Recommended prerequisite or corequisite: PLA 1003 . This course emphasizes the civil court system and litigation procedures in the state of Florida and the federal courts, and will prepare the legal assistant to assist an attorney with civil trial duties up to the appeal level. All basic aspects of civil litigation are studied, including preliminary office procedures and drafting of all pleadings including interrogatories. Students will gain an understanding of substantive civil law and how to use the Florida and Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
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