This seminar is designed for attorneys who wish to develop or sharpen their skills in handling evidentiary issues.
This seminar is intended to offer practical and useful suggestions to civil and criminal litigators concerning rules of evidence and evidentiary issues. The program will cover, among other things:
Jury Selection: Civil And Criminal
Daubert In Federal And Missouri Courts
Techniques For An Effective Cross-Examination
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
I. Jury Selection: Civil
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
II. Jury Selection: Criminal
10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
III. Evidentiary Foundations: How To Get Stuff In
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
IV. Daubert In Federal And Missouri Courts
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
V. Techniques For An Effective Cross-Examination
A. How To Get A Prior Inconsistent Statement In
B. How To Start During An Investigation, Document Request And Deposition To Set Up An Effective Cross Examination
C. How To Cross Quickly, But With Repetition Of What You Want The Jury To Remember
D. How To Get Effective Results
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
VI. Ethical Considerations
4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VII. Break Out Session With The Faculty