Contested Hearings: Essentials for Clerks

  • Chapel Hill, NC

This two-day course is offered through the North Carolina Judicial College. It is intended for clerks and assistant clerks of superior court who would like to become more comfortable conducting contested hearings. Topics will include the clerk's judicial authority, hearing procedures, direct criminal contempt, common evidence problems, drafting an order, legal research and rendering a decision, and fairness and bias. There will be lecture, small group work, and a mock hearing.



Additional information

Attendees: Clerks and Assistant Clerks of Superior Court
Credit: CLE hours

General10.00 hrs
Ethics1.50 hrs
Total11.50 hrs
There are no materials avaliable for this course at this time.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Jessica Schoonmaker

Program Manager, Courts Group
Albert and Gladys Hall Coates Distinguished Term Associate Professor of Public Law and Government
Assistant Professor of Public Law and Government