Tip Sheets for Self-Representing Litigants: How to Take Notes During Your Civil Trial

This fact sheet provides tips on taking notes during trial for people representing themselves. It highlights when, how and why you should take notes during your trial. In the end, taking notes will help you prepare a detailed and persuasive final argument to the judge.

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Justice Education Society of BC
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last reviewed
January 2009 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
self-help & forms
presenting your case in court, going to court, representing yourself