Asked by Nicole Cadena on Mar 10, 2024

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The first step to opening a new file is to

A) assign the case a file number.
B) call the client.
C) make hard copies of all files related to the case.
D) None of these choices is correct.

File Number

A unique identifier assigned to a particular file or record, facilitating easy retrieval and organization of information.

  • Identify the steps involved in opening, managing, and closing client files in a law firm.
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Cinthia Balandran

Mar 10, 2024

Final Answer :
A
Explanation :
Assigning the case a file number is typically the first step in opening a new file, as it helps in organizing and tracking the case throughout its lifecycle.