The steps you take before and at the start of trial are often the most critical. This program will show you how to get yourself ready for your big day in court. You will also learn how to pick a favorable jury to give yourself the best opportunity for success. Begin trial on a high note - register today!
Know what you should be doing (and when) to avoid oversights and that last-minute rush.
Put together a trial notebook that will help you stay organized and in control.
Stay on the judge's good side - learn the boundaries of what you can and cannot say during jury selection.
Learn how to construct voir dire questions that will ferret out jurors' attitudes and biases.
Discover when and how to use challenges to de-select unfavorable jurors.
This course is part of the Trial & Evidence Essentials in Nebraska series.
ROBERT S. SHERRETS is an attorney with Sherrets Bruno & Vogt LLC, where he has extensive experience in complex commercial litigation and has tried numerous cases before juries, judges, and arbitrators. Mr. Sherrets is a member of the Kansas Bar Association; Nebraska Bar Association; The Missouri Bar; U.S. District Court, District of Kansas; U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit; and the U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska. He has also taught seminars on advanced trial tactics and has participated in litigation in multiple state and federal courts. Mr. Sherrets has argued cases against before the Court of Appeals of Nebraska; the Supreme Court of Nebraska; and the United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit. He is admitted to practice in Kansas and Nebraska. Mr. Sherrets earned his B.G.S. degree from University of Kansas and his J.D. degree from University of Nebraska College of Law.
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