Win Over the Decision Makers
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Win Over the Decision Makers
A good trial lawyer is a good storyteller. To capture your audience's attention and get them to see matters from your side of the case, you need to be able to blend evidence and facts into a seamless and compelling narrative. This program will show you how to craft effective opening statements, weave in evidence and witness testimony, and wrap it all up with strong closing arguments. Sharpen your trial practice skills and learn how to persuade judges and juries - register today!
This program is designed for attorneys.
Session Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Eastern time
Presenter: Michael F. Schleigh
This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 2.40 hours of alternative format CLE credit. Of these, 0.0 qualify as hours of alternative learning format credit for ethics/professionalism. No more than 12.0 hours of alternative learning format CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
including - Areas of Professional Practice: 2.00
This course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 2.0 credit hours. 2.0 hours can be applied to the areas of professional practice requirement. This nontraditional format program is appropriate for newly admitted and experienced attorneys.
This program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board. This program may qualify for up to 2.0 hours of distance learning credit, including 2.0 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and 0.0 hour of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse distance learning CLE credit. No more than 6.0 hours of distance learning CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
MICHAEL F. SCHLEIGH is an attorney with Reeves McEwing LLP. Before joining Reeves McEwing LLP's maritime and transportation firm, Mr. Schleigh had worked for various litigation firms in his career and developed expertise in such areas as admiralty, transportation law, defense of personal injury and death cases under Jones Act and state law, insurance coverage litigation, bad faith defense, general liability, products liability, commercial litigation, creditors' rights, bankruptcy litigation, foreclosure, and nursing home litigation. He has been named as one of Philadelphia's top litigators for several years running. Mr. Schleigh is licensed to practice in the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He has practical experience in governmental law having served as the zoning board solicitor for the borough of Folcroft, the solicitor of the borough of Sharon Hill, and as the president of the borough of Lansdowne. Mr. Schleigh is the author of various articles published in the Legal Intelligencer on civil litigation issues and frequent lecturer. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania, his J.D. degree from the Rutgers University School of Law in Camden, and his Masters of Laws degree (LL.M.) from Temple University's Beasely School of Law.