Courtyard by Marriott New Haven At Yale
30 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Course book included with all formats
Sophisticated Courtroom Strategies for Experienced and Aspiring Trial Attorneys
Have you perfected your process of trial preparation into an art of war? Are you getting all you can out of the opportunities witnesses and opposing counsel let slip during trial? Do your juries leave the courtroom wanting to reach the verdict that you've clearly stated you want? Join our panel of seasoned trial lawyers for an engaging day of learning and tactics exchange and take your courtroom presentation skills to the next level of excellence. Register today!
This advanced level seminar is designed for trial attorneys and litigation support professionals.
Neither the Connecticut Judicial Branch nor the Commission on Minimum Continuing Legal Education approve or accredit CLE providers or activities. It is the opinion of NBI, Inc. that this activity qualifies for up to 6.0 hours toward your annual CLE requirement in Connecticut, including 0.0 hour(s) of ethics/professionalism.
including - Skills: 7.00
This course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 7.0 credit hours. 7.0 hours can be applied to the Skills requirement and 0.0 hour can be applied toward the ethics and professionalism requirement. This live format program is appropriate for experienced attorneys.
SUSAN FILAN is of counsel with Cohen & Wolf, P.C. Ms. Filan is a former MSNBC senior legal analyst and NBC News legal analyst, and former Connecticut state prosecutor. She provides clients with criminal defense and matrimonial representation. Ms. Filan has added mediation to her diverse repertoire of services. She has appeared on every major network to include NBC, ABC, CBS, BBC, CNN, Fox News, "Larry King Live," and is quoted in print media around the world. Ms. Filan is admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, and the State of Connecticut. She is a member of the Connecticut, Greater Bridgeport (Family and Criminal Law sections ) and Fairfield County (Family and Criminal Law sections) bar associations; and the Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. Ms. Filan serves as a special master, appointed by the Superior Court, to mediate divorce and custody disputes in the Regional Family Trial Docket in Middletown. She received her B.A. degree from University of Michigan, and earned her J.D. degree from Quinnipiac College of Law.
SANDY T. ROUSSAS is a partner in the law firm of Stockman O'Connor PLLC, and has been a practicing attorney for more than 10 years. She practices in the areas of medical malpractice and hospital liability, product liability, and general liability. Ms. Roussas' diverse practice in general liability includes motor vehicle accidents, wrongful death and premises liability. She is involved in all facets of pre-trial litigation. Ms. Roussas has been named by Connecticut and New England Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in the practice area of personal injury medical malpractice defense. She is a member of the Connecticut and Greater Bridgeport bar associations and is admitted to practice in New York and Connecticut. She is also a member of the Connecticut Society for Healthcare Risk Management. Ms. Roussas graduated with honors from Pace University and earned her law degree from the Quinnipiac University School of Law.
ANTHONY SHEFFY is the founding partner of Sheffy, Mazzaccaro, DePaolo & DeNigris, L.L.P., which is located centrally in Southington, Connecticut. He has taken jury verdicts in state and federal court recovering substantial compensation for families including those whose lives have been dramatically altered by a sudden death or brain injury, as well as on behalf of Lloyd’s of London, Omni and other insurers. Mr. Sheffy has written and lectured on topics ranging from the fundamentals of presenting civil jury cases to advanced evidence techniques for attorneys experienced in the courtroom. He has been honored as a member of the Order of Justitia in the Litigation Counsel of America, a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, designated as a Top 100 Lawyers in America, and designated as a Super Lawyer in Connecticut since 2011. Mr. Sheffy earned his B.S. degree in combined music and physics from Lebanon Valley College and his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Western New England School of Law. He is admitted to the bar for Connecticut state courts and the Federal District Court for the state of Connecticut.
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