Originally Posted by TGPlastic
If you entertain the idea of doing low level criminal work, you must do this stuff first so as not to fuck it up:
1. Watch a few day's worth of local criminal dockets and learn the customary litanies (advisement of rights and so forth on the record) that you'll need to make.
2. Read the rules of pro res concerning when representation starts, ends, and what your duties are. How does representation work when...