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Coping with the Courtroom: Essential Tips and Information for Self-Represented Litigants

This resource provides a thorough and thoughtful guide for a self-represented litigant. It provides guidance and tips on how to prepare yourself mentally, physically and legally for your case in court and possible challenges you may face along the way.

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produced by
The National Self-Represented Litigants Project
produced in
last reviewed
January 2014 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
self-represented litigants, representing yourself, hearings, courtroom etiquette, courtroom decorum