Cross-examination is outcome-determinative and is the keystone to public perception of effective and outcome-determinative trial practice. Eliciting effective cross-examination testimony will determine the overall success of your case. This course will provide detailed instruction regarding how to handle specific types of cross-examination.
- Cross-examination of law enforcement officials
- Handling confessions in cross-examination
- Cross-examination in white collar crime cases
- Cross-examination in DWI cases
- How to cross-examine the medical expert
- Cross-examination of high-powered executives in commercial litigation
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
I. Cross-Examination Of Law Enforcement Officials
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
II. Handling Confessions In Cross-Examination
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
III. Cross-Examination In White Collar Crime Cases
A. The Art Of Cross-Examination In White Collar Cases
B. The Do's And Don'ts Of Cross-Examination
C. Whether To Cross-Examine Certain Witnesses At All
D. How To Cope With Successful Cross-Examinations – The Art Of Redirect
E. Ethical Considerations
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
IV. Cross-Examination In DWI Cases
A. Field Sobriety Tests
B. Setting The Stage For Use At Trial
C. Cross Examination Using The FST
2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
V. How To Cross-Examine The Medical Expert
B. Don't Try To Become The Expert
C. Brevity Is King
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VI. Cross-Examination Of High-Powered Executives In Commercial