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Pennsylvania Civil Procedure: A Primer

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---------- CLE 2 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $149.00
New Attorney: $75.00
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Compliance with rules of procedure is a cause of anxiety for lawyers—especially for lawyers new to practice in Pennsylvania. 

What is a Praecipe? 
What are preliminary objections? 
What is a Prothonotary? 

Civil procedure in Pennsylvania’s state court system – questions, rules, and processes—are the focus of this new course designed especially for practitioners new to the Commonwealth. Even the most experienced will pick up valuable tips!

A panel of experienced civil litigators cover major topics and guide attendees on finding answers to procedural issues.

  • Court Structure
  • County Specific Practices
  • Commencement of Action by Writ of Summons 
  • Compulsory Arbitration
  • Pleadings 
  • Discovery 
  • Damages 
  • Experts 
  • Evidence
  • Motions 
  • Injunctions 
  • Petitions 

Co-sponsored with the PBA Civil Litigation Section and Large Law Firm Committee. PBA members save: Contact PBI's customer experience team to receive a 25% discount for PBA members. Phone: 1-800-932-4637 or Email: info@pbi.org.

All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download.

Recorded in November 2022.


Practice Areas


Sara A. Austin Esq. Austin Law Firm, LLC
Matthew M. Haar Esq. Saul Ewing LLP (Hbg)
Ronald L Hicks Jr. Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP (PGH)
Jonathan M. Huerta Esq. King, Spry, Herman, Freund & Faul, LLC
Wesley R. Payne IV Esq. White and Williams LLP (Phila)
Dianne S. Wainwright Esq. Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts (Ptbg)
Justice David N. Wecht Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Kathleen D. Wilkinson Esq. Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP (Philadelphia)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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