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!
Make your opening statements engaging and shape the impressions of the jury.
Discover how to introduce your exhibits into evidence at trial.
Deliver a powerful blow to witness credibility with cross-examination and impeachment techniques.
Send jurors off to make the right decision with carefully crafted closing arguments.
This course is part of the Trial & Evidence Essentials in Iowa series.
Continuing Legal Education IA CLE
- 2.00Approval Exp. 12/1/2022
"Civil Trial Case Presentation" is an accredited program under the regulations of the Iowa Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education. It is planned that this program will provide a maximum of 2.0 hours of unmoderated activity credit toward the mandatory continuing legal education requirements under the Iowa rule, including 0.0 hour of ethics unmoderated activity credit.
JERRY R. FOXHOVEN is a private practice attorney associated with Sellers, Foxhoven, Galenbeck and Nelson, an association of sole practitioners. For 23 years, he was a trial lawyer where he was the lead trial attorney in over 200 jury trials in both state and federal courts. Mr. Foxhoven currently focuses his practice primarily on providing consultation to lawyers on ethical matters and representation of lawyers on law license suspension/revocation proceedings. He earned his B.S. degree, summa cum laude, from Morningside University and his J.D. degree from the Drake University Law School where he served as a member of the Drake Law Review. Mr. Foxhoven previously served as executive director of the Drake Legal Clinic and full professor at the Drake University Law School. He is a member of the Polk County and Iowa State bar associations. Mr. Foxhoven was previously licensed in the states of Wisconsin and Nebraska in addition to Iowa.
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