Slide Show by Wake Co. Trial Court Administrator Kristen Fetter
On January 31, 2013, Wake County Trial Court Administrator Kristen Fetter taught a Continuing Legal Education session on the new Wake County Local Rules.
At the CLE, Ms. Fetter gave a slide presentation that she used to discuss key provisions of the new rules and how to use them in practice. Some of the items covered in her presentation included
- Case Management Orders
- Status Conferences (To avoid them, you should click here.)
- 3 options for getting a motion heard
- Special rules for condemnation actions / eminent domain cases and
- Getting notice of hearings and trials
You can see the whole slide show above.
Download the Handouts
The Wake County Bar Association sponsored the CLE and provided handouts of the new Wake Co. Local Rules and Forms. You can get a plain PDF of the rules and forms from the AOC's website, but to download a searchable PDF of the rules (from which you can also copy and paste), note that these are the latest rules and forms amended in November 2015, you should click here.
Word Versions of the New Wake Co. Local Forms
To download Word versions of the new Wake Co. Local Forms for general civil litigation, you should click here.
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