Practical Insights for Briefs, Notebooks, and Trial Presentations
When it comes to trial, audience is everything. Yet many lawyers approach bench trials the same they do jury trials - to the judges' annoyance. This program will show you how to persuade the trier of facts and the law (and stay on their good side). Know what to expect and tailor your presentation with confidence - register today!
Learn how put together briefs and trial notebooks that your judge will appreciate.
Get tips for investigating and knowing your judge and the law clerk.
Reveal jury trial tricks and tactics that will fall flat or even annoy the bench.
Tailor your trial presentation and get tips for dealing with a difficult judge.
Who Should Attend
This program is designed for trial lawyers.
Writing Winning Pretrial Briefs
Trial Notebook and Exhibits
"A Good Lawyer Knows the Law, a Great Lawyer Knows the Judge" (and the Clerk)
Jury Trial Tricks and Tactics That You DON'T Want to Use With a Judge
Tailoring Your Opening Statement and Closing Argument
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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