Through his prolific career, McElhaney has written the book on litigation. Now, his latest effort,McElhaney’s Litigation, Volume II, captures his time-tested advice through a collection of columns published in the magazine between 1994 and 2011.
McElhaney’s book continues his tradition of presenting useful, entertaining advice in a clear, simple, effective way that every lawyer will find invaluable. In McElhaney’s Litigation, Volume II, McElhaney provides comprehensive advice on how to avoid the snares, traps and pitfalls that challenge every trial lawyer, regardless of experience. He shows, with wit, clarity and simplicity, how to conduct the best trial a lawyer is capable of conducting and offers techniques and strategies based on actual courtroom experience.
McElhaney, who lives in New Mexico, is one of the most respected and prolific writers to contribute to the ABA and the ABA Journal. His litigation column appeared every month in the magazine for 25 years, and his “Trial Notebook” column appeared four times a year for nearly 30 years in Litigation magazine, published by the ABA Section of Litigation. McElhaney has also devoted many years to law school teaching, hundreds of continuing legal education appearances and trial consulting. He is regarded as one of the country’s most authoritative sources on litigation.
Title: McElhaney’s Litigation, Volume II
Publisher: Section of Litigation
Product Code: 5310420
Orders: 800-285-2221 or Section of Litigation
Editor’s note: Review copies are available by sending an e-mail to Dean Pappas atDean.Pappas@americanbar.org. If you publish a review of this book, please send tear sheets or a copy for our files to Dean Pappas, American Bar Association, Book Publishing, 321 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654.