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Mastering the Use of Experts at Trial & Jury Selection CLE -- 24/7 On-demand Recording & Complimentary Podcast

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Learn the latest on Mastering the Use of Experts at Trial & Jury Selection with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, online access to complete course & reference materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ALMOST ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE.

Mastering the Use of Experts at Trial & Jury Selection CLE

90-Minute On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast
Listen as many times as you wish and ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE
Includes Online Access to complete Course/Reference Material & Complimentary Podcast.


Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.

Benefits:

Strategic jury selection & the powerful use of experts at trial can make the difference in winning your client’s case. By using proven jury selection techniques and rapidly emerging technological advantages, attorneys can more readily develop insights into biases and beliefs of potential jurors. At the same time, preparing effective direct & cross examination of expert testimony can best highlight your client’s positions. Tested strategies involving experts are often the best indicator for success in the courtroom and at the expert deposition. The Rossdale faculty for this seminar features several of the country’s most respected trial authorities & courtroom attorneys, whose successful techniques have been depicted in national media accounts. Course materials will serve as a helpful guide on these skills and techniques, as well as a useful source for your future reference.

Agenda:

Effective Cross & Direct Examination of Expert Witnesses:

a. Selecting Your Experts to Advantage Your Client

b. Proven Strategies for the Expert Deposition

c. Techniques involving Opposition's Expert

d. Presentation of Your Expert at Trial

2. Winning at Jury Selection:

a. Effectively Using Technology in Voir Dire

b. Proven Questioning Strategies

c. Tools for Determining Biases

d. What You Need to Know Before Striking

e. Preserving Errors: Cutting-Edge Issues

3. Successful Opening Arguments:

a. The Art of Crafting Powerful Statements

b. Proven Techniques in Framing Successful Arguments

c. Mastering the Rules of Evidence to Bolster Your Position

d. Effectively Structuring the Elements of a Winning Statement

4. Recorded Question & Answer Session

Biography of Seminar Faculty:

1. Robert Foster is a nationally respected authority on building, analyzing, and presenting expert testimony at trial. A former Senior Trial Counsel for the United States Department of Justice, Dr. Foster has over three decades of courtroom experience as a trial lawyer and expert in federal and state courts across the nation. With a Ph.D. in chemistry, Dr. Foster is one of the leading figures in presenting, evaluating, and critiquing scientific evidence. Dr. Foster's experience and training has been relied upon in cases involving over half a billion dollars that hinged on expert testimony. For excellence in practice, Dr. Foster has been awarded the U.S. Department of Justice Performance Award and the Department of the Army Outstanding Civilian Service Award.

2. Timothy G. O'Neill is a Partner & Executive Committee Member of Snell & Wilmer, where his national litigation practice focuses on complex business litigation and product liability tort litigation, particularly regional and national "pattern" litigation. He represents major corporate defendants as regional and national trial counsel with extensive jury trial experience in numerous federal and state courts around the country. Mr. O'Neill has spoken and written widely on trial practice, including on preparing for depositions, deposing the expert witness, voir dire and opening statements. He has received numerous awards for excellence in practice, including from Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America, and Super Lawyers, among others.

3. Emily McDonald, of Bloom Strategy, is a leading expert on the use of social science to identify the factors that effect and influence juror decision-making in the courtroom. Dr. McDonald has critically analyzed data produced in over a hundred mock jury studies conducted nationwide and translates the findings revealed in each jury study to offer insight and understanding to counsel about the way trial jurors will likely view the case. She provides strategic implications and recommendations to refine and effectively communicate case strategy and key case concepts. Dr. McDonald frequently conducts post-trial interviews with jurors nationwide to gain insight into the deliberations and to identify factors that contributed to the outcome of the case. She additionally consults with counsel pre-trial on opening statements, voir dire strategy, SJQ methodology and design, and provides recommendations during jury selection. Dr. McDonald has consulted on diverse litigation matters including complex civil litigation, employment, family, and criminal defense. Dr. McDonald is a widely sought-after speaker and author on bias, witness communication, and decision-making myths.

Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, judges, paralegals, and legal professionals.

You will receive access to recording, podcast, course & reference material, and information related to CLE/MCLE credit as soon as you register with a credit card or when your check is processed.

CLE ACCREDITATION: Rossdale CLE is a national leader in attorney education and has trained thousands of attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals. Attend this convenient, on-demand seminar & podcast for CLE & MCLE credit with the following pending, available, & approved jurisdictions:

Alabama State Bar MCLE Commission for 1.5 MCLE credits

Alaska Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits *

Arizona State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits**

California State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits

Connecticut (CLE credits are not required, but are encouraged)**

District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)***

Florida Bar for 2.0 CLE credits

Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Hawaii State Board of CLE for 1.5 CLE credits

Idaho State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE Credits

Kentucky Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits

Louisiana Supreme Court Commission on MCLE for 1.5 MCLE credits

Maryland (CLE credits are not required)***

Massachusetts (CLE credits are not required)**

Michigan (CLE credits are not required)***

Minnesota State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Missouri Bar for 1.8 MCLE Credits

Montana Commission of CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

New Hampshire for 1.5 CLE credits ****

New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits (per Rule 201:4)

New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

North Carolina State Bar Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Ohio - Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE Credits

Puerto Rico for 1.5 CLE credits (Tribunal Supremo de Puerto Rico)

South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)***

Tennessee Commission on CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits

Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits

Additional States - call customer service at (888) 626-3462

* Members of the Alaska Bar Association may report 1.5 CLE credits for participating in this course as it has been approved by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions for 1.5 CLE credits.

** The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.

*** States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required.

**** The New Hampshire does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Continuing Legal Education requirement. Pursuant to NH Supreme Court Rule 53, this activity may be counted for up to 1.5 CLE hours.

For additional questions, please call 888-626-3462.

REGISTER FOR CLE CREDIT AND LISTEN & LEARN AT YOUR CONVENIENCE WITH THIS CONVENIENT 24/7 ON-DEMAND SEMINAR & PODCAST.

You will receive an on-demand download of the seminar, accompanying materials, and information to report the CLE credits as soon as you register with a credit card or when we process your check.

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