Many a trial lawyer has been stopped dead in their tracks by an unanticipated objection or given an opponent free reign to introduce improper evidence. Though the rules can be hard to grasp, mastering the big ones can make all the difference in your case. This program will show you how to apply the rules to get your evidence admitted (or keep theirs out). Learn when to object, how to introduce your evidence and handle objections of the opposing attorney. Register today!
Learn how to lay a proper foundation for different types of evidence.
Get hearsay statements into evidence by knowing how to apply the many exceptions.
Find out how to effectively authenticate and admit social media, email and text evidence.
Overcome key barriers to getting witness testimony admitted.
This course is part of the Trial & Evidence Essentials in Iowa series.
Continuing Legal Education IA CLE
- 2.00Approval Exp. 12/1/2022
"Applying the Rules of Evidence: Get Yours in, Keep Theirs Out" 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.
We use this information in order to improve and customize your browsing experience,
in addition to improving our internal analytics and metrics about our visitors.