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You might have the "smoking gun," but it won't do you any good if you can't get it into evidence and present it before your audience. Do you know how to lay a proper evidentiary foundation? Do you know how to work around any evidentiary objections opposing counsel may throw your way? This guide will provide you with practical tools and insights for getting your evidence admitted. From business records to texts to witness testimony and more, get the knowledge you need to successfully apply the rules and get your evidence delivered to the decision makers unscathed. Order today!
10:00 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 6.0 hours of pre-recorded credit, of which 1.0 hour will also apply in the area of legal ethics or professionalism. Attorneys may earn a maximum of 8.0 credit hours annually using pre-recorded programs.
SEAN ANTONE HUNT is the owner of the Memphis boutique commercial defense law firm, The Hunt Law Firm, where the two-person law firm brings a unique team format to in-house counsel and business clients for their litigation needs. For the past 20 years, he has practiced in the areas of Section 1983 litigation, construction litigation, products liability, personal injury, workers' compensation and insurance defense. Recently, Mr. Hunt has become a Rule 31 trained mediator as well. Mr. Hunt has lectured at seminars on his areas of expertise and has conducted several in-house presentations on workers' compensation issues for his firm's clients. He is a member of the American, Tennessee, Memphis, and National (Ben F. Jones Chapter) bar associations; the State Bar of Georgia; and The Mississippi Bar. Mr. Hunt is licensed to practice law in Tennessee, Georgia and Mississippi. His firm provides defense for clients all over the state of Tennessee and parts of Mississippi and Georgia. He is currently the chair of the Memphis Bar Association's Technology Section; a former chair of the Tennessee Bar Association's Construction Law Section; a former member of the Board of the Memphis Bar Association; and a member of the Memphis Bar Association's Communications Committee, where he writes the technology column and various other articles for the Memphis Lawyer Magazine. Mr. Hunt earned his B.S. degree, in civil engineering, from Tennessee State University and his J.D. degree from Vanderbilt University Law School.
ROBERT J. KASIETA is the founder of Kasieta Legal Group, LLC, in Madison, Wisconsin. He is a certified civil pretrial and trial specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocates. Mr. Kasieta practices in civil litigation, with an emphasis on plaintiff personal injury and employment cases, as well as commercial litigation. He has written and taught extensively in the areas of trial practice, personal injury law and insurance law, and is an instructor of trial practice at the University of Wisconsin Law School. Mr. Kasieta is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, and all Wisconsin courts. He is a member of the Dane County Bar Association, State Bar of Wisconsin, and the American Association for Justice. Mr. Kasieta earned his B.S. degree, summa cum laude, from Northern Michigan University and his J.D. degree from Marquette University Law School.
WARREN N. SAMS III is the principal of The Sams Law Firm, with offices in Atlanta. He earned his undergraduate degree from Yale University and his law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. Mr. Sams then clerked for the Honorable Neal B. Biggers, Jr. in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi. He has been practicing law in Georgia since 1990. Mr. Sams has extensive experience in construction law, personal injury, medical malpractice, wrongful death, commercial litigation, automobile accidents and injuries, head injury, spinal injury, and truck accidents. Mr. Sams has served as lead and co-counsel in trials, arbitrations, and mediations, both in and outside Georgia. He is a member of the Atlanta and American bar associations, and the State Bar of Georgia.
BROCK J. SPECHT is a partner with Nichols Kaster, PLLP, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Mr. Specht has a nationwide practice representing plaintiffs in complex, class-action lawsuits typically brought on behalf of workers, consumers, and retirees. His experience includes successfully representing clients in complex lawsuits in numerous federal courts across the country, in private arbitration, and before administrative agencies. Mr. Specht also has significant appellate experience arguing cases in both state and federal courts of appeals. Prior to joining Nichols Kaster, PLLP, he practiced with a major Twin Cities law firm for several years, representing both individuals and major corporations in nationwide litigation involving a wide variety of substantive areas of law. Mr. Specht’s pro bono practice includes multiple appointments as a special assistant state public defender, representing clients before the Minnesota Court of Appeals. He has served as an adjunct professor of law at the University of St. Thomas School of Law, teaching appellate brief writing. Mr. Specht has been repeatedly recognized as a Rising Star by Minnesota Super Lawyers. He graduated with his B.A. degree from the University of Minnesota, and he earned his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of St. Thomas School of Law.