13th Annual Ultimate Trial Notebook

Legal Area:        Litigation Civil Trial Appellate Personal Injury Family Labor Employment
Total Credit Hours:        5.00
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $100.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        08/31/2021
Information:        LAST CHANCE $50

** Available on-demand any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through Session End Date above **

CLEonline.com, together with the Austin Bar Association, are pleased to present a special online CLE program in the area of litigation. This course features members of the judiciary and attorneys who provide insights and lessons on conducting the perfect voir dire, handling an effective cross-examination, and flawlessly presenting expert witnesses. The program is designed to take you from initial planning through the appeals process and preserving error. This course features streaming video and audio (as well as downloadable MP3 audio) presentations from a live CLE seminar by the Austin Bar Association on November 10, 2017.

Subjects and Speakers for this course include:

  1. Jury Selection: Picking a Winning Jury

  2. Jay Harvey, Winckler & Harvey
    Randy Howry, Howry, Breen & Herman
    Broadus Spivey, Spivey & Grigg
    Robert Swafford, Strike for Cause Jury Consulting

  3. Pre-Trial Motion Practice: Practice Pointers

  4. James Matthew (Matt) Dow, Jackson Walker
    Hon. Amy Clark Meachum, 201st Judicial District Court, Travis County
    Dan Richards, Richards, Rodriguez, & Skieth
    Hon. Jeff Rose, Chief Justice, Third Court of Appeals

  5. Trial Advocacy: Winning Strategies
  6. Hon. Andrew W. Austin, U.S. Magistrate Judge, Western District of Texas
    Hon. Ryan D. Larson, 395th Judicial District Court, Williamson County
    Tracy McCormack, Director of Trial Advocacy, UT School of Law
    James M. (Jim) Richardson, Richardson + Burgess

  7. The Organized Advocate: Trial Preparation Tips

  8. Robby Alden, Byrd Davis Alden & Henrichson
    Hon. Betsy Lambeth, 425th Judicial District Court, Williamson County
    Lance Sharp, The Sharp Firm
    Hon. Todd Wong, Travis County Court at Law One

  9. Opening Statements: Advocacy Without Argument

  10. Hon. Karin Crump, 250th Judicial District Court, Travis County
    Dicky Grigg, Spivy & Grigg
    Michael Shaunessy, McGinnis Lochridge & Kilgore
    Hon. Jan Soifer, 345th Judicial District Court, Travis County

  11. Witness Testimony: Goals of Direct and Cross-Examination

  12. Hon. Lora Livingston, 261st Judicial District Court, Travis County
    Terry Scarborough, Hance Scarborough
    Hon. Gisela Triana, 200th Judicial District Court, Travis County
    Thomas H. Watkins, Husch Blackwell

  13. Evidence and Expert Testimony: Making Experts Matter

  14. Judy Kostura, Judge, Kostura & Putman
    Shannon Ratliff, Davis, Gerald & Cremer
    Hon. Eric Shepperd, Travis County Court at Law No. 2
    Hon. Tim Sulak, 353rd Judicial District Court, Travis County

  15. Error Preservation: Top 10 Ways to Lose Your Appeal

  16. Heidi Bloch, Husch Blackwell
    Hon. Cindy Olson Bourland, Justice, Third Court of Appeals
    Hon. Scott Field, Justice, Third Court of Appeals
    Woodie Jones, Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend

  17. Closing Argument: Hitting Hard

  18. Karen Burgess, Richardson + Burgess
    Hon. Bill Henry, 428th Judicial District Court, Hays County
    Geoffrey D. Weisbart, Weisbart Springer Hayes
    Hon. Lee Yeakel, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas

    Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas:

    Credit Hrs     Area
       5.00           Civil Trial Law
       5.00           Civil Appellate Law
       5.00           Family Law
       5.00           Personal Injury Trial Law
       5.00           Labor and Employment Law


    This course is approved for CLE credit by the STATE BAR OF TEXAS (MCLE Provider #8238).  Please check with your State Bar regarding specific accreditation requirements.

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