NFPA Webinar: Useful Discovery for Trial - May 21, 2014

About the Webinar

Mindi Schaefer will present “Useful Discovery for Trial”. Topics to be discussed will include, venue of a court case, Requests for Admissions, Requests for Production and Interrogatories. Also, Ms. Schaefer will present techniques for organizing documents, tracking witnesses and advantages/disadvantages of a Litigation vs. Chronological Notebook./p>

Start Time 1 PM Eastern / 10 AM Pacific
Presented using GoToWebinar
NFPA Approved for 1 hour CLE
Member Cost $20 / Non-Member $30

About the Speaker

Mindi Schaefer, MS, RP, OSBA, AACP is a Lead Paralegal and Marketing Specialist at Poling Law. Ms. Schaefer participates in various types of litigation cases in the areas of medical malpractice, dental malpractice, professional liability, general liability, governmental entity liability, business planning, and business disputes. She handles all aspects of the legal process including investigation, discovery, file management, and trial preparation. Through her work at Poling Law, Ms. Schaefer works closely with clients, counsel, and the legal community to illustrate the firm’s belief in “Results | Service | Relationships.” Through her paralegal education and experience, she provides real life experience, knowledge, and training to paralegal student externs and new junior paralegals to aide in their growth as paralegals. To facilitate their growth, she promotes the efficient and optimal utilization of paralegals, encourages further continuing legal education, and coordinates paralegal work-flow. Ms. Schaefer graduated from Sinclair Community College (Dayton) with an Associate degree of Applied Science, in legal assisting, in 1999; from Wright State University (Dayton) with a Bachelor of Arts degree, in political science, in 2006; and from Franklin University (Columbus) with a Masters in Communication & Marketing degree in 2011. She obtained her OSBA Paralegal Certification in 2010, her American Alliance of Paralegals Certification in 2011, and her PACE Registered Paralegal certification in 2013. Her professional affiliations include the Ohio State Bar Association, the Notary Public for the State of Ohio, the National Federation of Paralegal Associations, the American Alliance of Paralegals, the Organization of Legal Professionals, the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, the Cleveland Association of Paralegal, the Columbus Bar Association, the Paralegal Association of Central Ohio, the Miami-Jacobs Career College Advisory Board, the Columbus Young Professionals Club, the Legal Marketing Association, and Social Media Club of Columbus. Also, Ms. Schaefer lectures at surrounding universities and colleges on the topics of paralegals in the legal field, paralegal education, litigation practices, and the importance of mentoring and networking. She has participated in the following PACO Committees: Public Relations, Bylaws, Pro Bono, Newsletter, and Paralegal Day. In addition, she created the Mentoring Program and OSBA Paralegal Certification Study Group committees.

Cancellation and refunds:

Cancellations may be made up to 24 hours before the webinar with a full refund minus a $5 administrative fee. Within 24 hours of the webinar start, cancellations receive no refunds.

modified 4/18/2014

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