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The rules of evidence are constantly evolving in response to court decisions, technological advances in discovery, and changes to various state rules. It can be an onerous task to continuously analyze and apply them to your cases. How confident are you in your skills when it comes to gathering and working with expert witness testimony, email/ESI and the technicalities of hearsay? Learn from our experienced faculty as they explore key court decisions involving admissibility and practically apply the rules of evidence to common evidentiary challenges you face during litigation. Untangle the intricate web of evidence rules and procedures - order now!
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education for up to 6.0 self-study CLE credit hours, including 1.0 hour of attorney professional conduct instruction. No more than 12.0 hours of approved self-study CLE credit may be earned for a biennial reporting period.
CHANDA L. BROWN is co-founder of Walton + Brown LLP where she focuses her legal practice on personal injury and employment litigation cases. Ms. Brown believes in helping injured people get fair and reasonable compensation. She has been recognized by the National Trial Lawyers Association as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer. Ms. Brown is one of the youngest and the ONLY African American female in Ohio to receive this award. She is admitted to practice in Ohio and before the U.S. District Court for Northern Ohio and the U.S. District Court of Southern Ohio. Ms. Brown is a member of the American Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association, and the Ohio Association for Justice. She earned her B.S. degree, summa cum laude, from Alabama State University and J. D. degree from the University of Dayton.
JOHN M. GONZALES is a partner in The Behal Law Group LLC. He is a board certified civil trial specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. His trial practice includes business disputes, serious injury and wrongful death cases. Mr. Gonzales’ practice currently emphasizes tort and business litigation, as well as mediation. He is an adjunct professor at Capital University Law School, where he teaches advanced evidence and trial advocacy. Mr. Gonzales earned his B.A. degree from Marshall University and his J.D. degree from Capital University Law School.
STEVEN J. KOKENSPARGER is a partner with the Kokensparger Ryan Legal Group, where his areas of practice include family law, appeals and estate planning. Mr. Kokensparger is a former staff attorney for Judge Katherine S. Lias with the Franklin County Domestic Court and he has written and spoken to numerous professional groups on his areas of practice including discovery, visitation and domestic violence issues in financial divorce and custody proceedings. He has served as a panelist on the National Child Endangerment Panel organized by the National Office of Mothers Against Drunk Driving with funding from the U.S. Justice Department in Washington, D.C., a panelist for the Ohio Attorney General's Office Victims Advocacy Training Seminars, and a panelist on ethics in child custody evaluations for the Ohio Psychological Association. Mr. Kokensparger earned his B.A. degree from Ohio University and his J.D. degree from The Ohio State University.
ZACHARY B. PYERS is a partner in the Columbus, Ohio, office of Reminger Co., L.P.A., and is licensed to practice in Ohio, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia. His practice focuses on civil litigation, including complex litigation, corporate and commercial litigation, professional liability, and general liability. Mr. Pyers has represented numerous professions in professional liability claims, including attorneys, accountants, architects, engineers, surveyors, builders, insurance agents, and investment advisors. He is an adjunct professor at Capital University Law School, where he teaches courses in depositions, e-discovery, and the school's Mock Trial Competition team. Mr. Pyers earned his LL.M. degree, in business, at Capital University Law School. He earned his B.B.A. degree from Ohio University and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Capital University Law School.