Keep It Short and Simple '13

Recorded November 15, 2013

Co-Sponsor

    General Practice and Trial Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding

    Jeffrey B. Bogart, Program Chair, Bogart & Bogart, P.C., Atlanta

Welcome and program overview

Jeffrey B. Bogart

TRIAL TOPICS

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

Jeffrey B. Bogart

TRIAL TOPICS (Continued)

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

Jeffrey B. Bogart

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

David N. Lefkowitz, The Lefkowitz Firm LLC, Athens and Atlanta

PROVING BUSINESS DAMAGES

John F. Salter, Jr., Barnes Law Group, LLC, Marietta

a vIEW FROM THE BENCH – EFFECTIVE ADVOCACY TIPS IN JURY AND NON-JURY MATTERS

Hon. Cindy Morris, Judge, Superior Court, Conasauga Judicial Circuit, Dalton