Writing Your First Complaint With the KISS Method (Keep It Short and Simple)

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MCLE credit: 1.75-hours MCLE credit
Viewing Time: 105 minutes

The Complaint is the most important document of a civil lawsuit. Everything that happens on the long and winding road of litigation derives from the Complaint. Writing a Complaint can be a daunting challenge for a new attorney. It can seem overwhelming if you are a non-lawyer who seeks to represent yourself. In this video presentation, David Graulich, esq. offers a basic, practical plan for writing and filing a Complaint in one of California’s Superior Courts. The approach is called KISS — Keep It Short and Simple.

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