Widely known as the “crim law bible,” this CEB classic answers virtually every question about criminal law practice in California.
"Even after almost 20 years of practice, it is the first place I start when I have a new issue and the first place I recommend that new lawyers look to help guide them in their research and practice."
—Sangeeta Sinha, Felony Trial Attorney, San Francisco
Comprehensive, in-depth coverage (including forms) of probate practice and procedures, summary probate proceedings, and transfers outside of probate.
Everything you need to know about preparing for all aspects of a civil trial.
Get the book you need to accurately calculate, track, and comply with California and federal employee leave entitlements. Confidently advise employees or employers on any leave-related question, including litigating leave law claims. Make sure your clients are in compliance with all applicable regulations.
"I use the leave law book almost daily. I regularly field legal questions about FMLA, CFRA, reasonable accommodations, and pregnancy-related leave issues."
—Jannah Manansala, Weinberg, Roger and Rosenfeld, Alameda
The Fiduciary Accounting Handbook demystifies preparation of Probate Code accountings—assisting the work of professionals from probate judges to trust administration attorneys. With a full chapter on court proceedings, the latest edition of the Handbook provides a step-by-step, schedule-by-schedule guide to preparing periodic accountings acceptable to the court and to affected parties.
Authors Stephen Kostka and Michael Zischke cover CEQA practice from all possible perspectives and provide you with invaluable practice tips and expert legal analysis. This definitive guide is the CEQA book often cited by the California Supreme Court.
Get the information you need at all stages of a custody case, taking into account the changing needs and evolving nature of families.
An authoritative and practical guide on handling civil appeals that includes insightful judicial perspectives and strategic practice tips from appellate specialists across California.
This comprehensive resource keeps you on top by fully incorporating new law, providing in-depth treatment of electronic discovery and its special problems, and clarifying motion practice. Includes sample forms and a laminated Checklist of Objections that you can carry to depositions and court with you for easy reference.
Check out CEB's free How to Guide: How to Conduct Discovery in a Limited Civil Case.
No matter what your specialty, you'll find this comprehensive library of over 400 forms invaluable from the first client consultation through settlement or trial.
An indispensable source of information, this book helps you easily tackle pretrial litigation from first client contact, through pleadings and law and motion matters, to preparing yourself for the best outcome whether through settlement, arbitration, or trial. Filled with sample forms.