Video Replay:
 
All-Star Trial Advocacy 2016 Featuring Keynote Speaker Wade Smith
 
Thurs., Feb. 23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
 
CLE Credit:
6.5 Total Hours (5.0 General, 1.5 Ethics)
 
Location:
Bar & Foundation Center
2850 Zebulon Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28208
 
Fees:
$350 Attorney Rate
$175 Paralegal Rate
 
Special Info:
8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.:  Check-in & Refreshments
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.:  CLE Training  (30 min. lunch)
 
Program Planners:
Chris Culp, McGuire Woods
Heather Culp, Essex Richards
 
Program & Speakers:
Some of Mecklenburg County’s most experienced and respected trial attorneys will teach this program, which is geared toward trial attorneys and their staff, regardless of experience level.
  
Professionalism In and Out of the Courtroom (0.5 Ethics):  Wade Smith, Tharrington Smith LLP (Raleigh)

 
Organizing for Trial:  Trial notebooks and Technology (0.75 General):  Anne Tompkins, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP; Marty White, Johnston Allison & Hord, PA
  
 
Pre-trial and Trial Strategies for Dealing with Difficult Personalities (1.0 Ethics):  Rob Harrington, Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, PA; Sally Higgins, Higgins & Owens, PLLC
  
 
Voir Dire and Direct Examination (1.0 General):  Ed Sweeney, Golding, Holden & Pope, LLP; Patrick Flanagan, Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog, LLP; Mathew Flatow, SeiferFlatow, PLLC
    
 
Effective use of Demonstrative Evidence (0.75 General):  Fred DeVore, DeVore Acton & Stafford, PA; Missy Owen, Tin Fulton Walker & Owen
   
 
Cross-examination (0.75 General):  Sara Lincoln, Lincoln Derr, PLLC; Jeff Warren, Warren & Kallianos, PLLC
   
 
Communicating through Opening Statements and Closing Arguments (1.0 General):  Woody Connette, Essex Richards, PA; Kevin Elliott, Robinson Elliott & Smith; Andrew Murray, Mecklenburg County District Attorney 
     
 
Arbitration (0.75 General):  Valecia McDowell, Moore & Van Allen; Landis Wade, McGuireWoods LLP
  
 
Registration:
Fax: 704/333-6209
Mail: 2850 Zebulon Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28208
 
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