Michael’s Profile

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Michael
Major Program of Study
Law and Paralegal Studies

My Courses

Law 1202, Real Estate Law, Schechter, Spring 2018

Law 1202, Real Estate Law, Schechter, Spring 2018

This course is designed to give students a comprehensive view of various areas affecting Real Estate Law, including: Residential and Commercial transactions, Landlord/Tenant dealings, Regulatory and Zoning matters, Contracts of Sale, Deeds, Mortgages, Title and Recording issues, Ethical considerations, and all facets of the deal from Contract through Closing.

LAW 1103, Civil Law & Procedure S17

LAW 1103, Civil Law & Procedure S17

This course is the theory and application of law and procedure in civil litigation with emphasis on New York State law. It focuses on the role of the paralegal in preparing for litigation, including an understanding of the court system, the steps required in the litigation process and their time lines, drafting documents, trial and post-trial topics and an introduction to the use of the computer in litigation.

LAW1101 Intro to Paralegal Studies, FA2016

LAW1101 Intro to Paralegal Studies, FA2016

This course provides an overview of the legal system and the role of the legal assistant within that system. Topics include sources of law; legal terminology; operation of the court system at state and federal levels; respective roles of attorney, client and paralegal; legal ethics and the Code of Professional Responsibility, interviewing techniques; and a survey of specialized legal areas.

My Projects

The Open Road

The Open Road

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My Clubs

Law and Paralegal Club

Law and Paralegal Club

It is the mission of the Law and Paralegal Studies (LPS) Club at New York City College of Technology to promote the paralegal and legal profession by increasing awareness and understanding of the legal environment. The Club welcomes all Law and Paralegal Studies majors as well as those who are not currently enrolled in the major. The Club provides opportunities to interact with each other and legal professionals to enhance networking opportunities and knowledge of the legal field. The LPS Club sponsors/participates in a variety of events related to scholastic, personal, and professional development. Activities include graduate law school and job fairs, panel discussions and trips to appellate and supreme courts.

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