Seminar Number

8423

 

Early
Registration Fee:

$150

On-Site
Registration Fee:

$170

 

K.I.S.S.
Keep is Short and Simple... and Other Trial Tips

NOVEMBER 15, 2013

State Bar of Georgia Headquarters
104 Marietta St. NW • Atlanta

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 4 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
General Practice and Trial Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Jeffrey B. Bogart, Program Chair, Bogart, Hurst & Ference, P.C., Atlanta

7:45

Registration and Continental Breakfast
(All attendees must check in upon arrival. A jacket or sweater is recommended.)

8:30

WELCOME AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Jeffrey B. Bogart

8:35

TRIAL TOPICS:

  • The Courtroom
  • Jury Selection
  • Opening Statements
  • Direct Examination

Jeffrey B. Bogart

10:00

BREAK

10:15

TRIAL TOPICS: (Continued)

  • Cross Examination
  • Know Your Evidence
  • The Power of a Closing Argument
  • Conclusion

Jeffrey B. Bogart

11:30

Lunch (Included in registration fee)

12:00

WHY DO LAWYERS GET SUED FOR MALPRACTICE?
A GUIDE TO AVOIDING MALPRACTICE AND ETHICS COMPLAINTS

David N. Lefkowitz, The Lefkowitz Firm LLC, Atlanta

1:00
PROVING BUSINESS DAMAGES
John F. Salter, Jr., Barnes Law Group, LLC, Marietta
1:45
BREAK
2:00
trial technology to bring your case to life
Jerrod Mills, Trial Exhibits, Inc., Tampa, FL
2:45
a vIEW FROM THE BENCH: EFFECTIVE ADVOCACY TIPS IN JURY AND NON-JURY MATTERS
Hon. Cindy Morris, Judge, Superior Court, Conasauga Judicial Circuit, Dalton
3:45
ADJOURN