The steps you take before and at the start of trial are often the most critical. This program will show you how to get yourself ready for your big day in court. You will also learn how to pick a favorable jury to give yourself the best opportunity for success. Begin trial on a high note - register today!
Know what you should be doing (and when) to avoid oversights and that last-minute rush.
Put together a trial notebook that will help you stay organized and in control.
Stay on the judge's good side - learn the boundaries of what you can and cannot say during jury selection.
Learn how to construct voir dire questions that will ferret out jurors' attitudes and biases.
Discover when and how to use challenges to de-select unfavorable jurors.
Countdown to Trial - What You Should be Doing & When
Creating a Trial Notebook - Your Checklist Guide to Trial
New Mexico Jury Selection: Practices, Procedures, Judicial Preferences
This program has been approved by the State Bar of New Mexico/MCLE. This program may qualify for up to 2.0 hour of self-study credit, including 0.0 hours of self-study ethics credit. No more than 4.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
JOSEPH L. ROMERO is a trial attorney with The Threet Law Firm, where he focuses his practice in commercial litigation, real estate litigation, business torts, trust litigation, construction litigation, municipal liability, civil rights, employment law and appeals. Mr. Romero earned his B.A. degree from the University of New Mexico and his J.D. degree from the University of New Mexico School of Law.
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