Pretrial, Trial, Appellate & Evidence Blog
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Winning Speech Techniques for Opening Statement
As we discussed in prior articles here delivering a compelling opening statement is storytelling . Storytellers have storytelling techniques...
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Content of a Compelling Opening Statement
This post, like the prior one, is dedicated to how to select the content of your opening statement, which at its core is storytelling. The ...
Monday, September 19, 2022
Opening Statement is Trial Storytelling
This is the second in a series of articles about opening statement and closing argument - how to effectively craft and deliver them to a j...
Sunday, September 18, 2022
OPENING STATEMENT IS A GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY
The next series of articles here will focus on opening statement and closing argument - how to effectively craft and deliver them to a jur...
Thursday, September 1, 2022
New Book: Pretrial Advocacy: Planning, Analysis and Strategy 6th Edition
Proud that Aspen Publishing will soon be launching Pretrial Advocacy: Planning, Analysis and Strategy 6th Edition which I co-authored wit...
Friday, August 5, 2022
Book Review of The Appellate Prosecutor
I was delighted to read a review of The Appellate Prosecutor in last month's issue of The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process (V...
Sunday, June 26, 2022
THE BEST JURY SELECTION HANDBOOK
Carolina Academic Press published Jury Selection Handbook: The Nuts and Bolts of Effective Jury Selection (374 pages) by me and my co-autho...
View web version