Successfully Ferret Out Juror Conflicts, Biases and Attitudes
A case can be won or lost based on your jury, which makes voir dire one of the most crucial parts of trial. Do you know what questions to ask to get the responses you need? In this program, experienced faculty will teach you real-world strategies for constructing voir dire questions and selecting a favorable jury. Set the stage for trial success - register today!
Find out what questions you should and should never ask.
Uncover creative ideas and techniques for open-ended questions.
Discover strategies for attorney vs. judge-conducted voir dire.
Learn how to read jurors and de-select those that are unfavorable to the case.
Getting to Know Jurors and Creating a Meaningful Connection
Who Asks the Questions - Attorneys or Judge? How it Can Change Your Tactics
Questions to Always Ask and Buttons That Need to be Pushed
Practical Tips for Voir Dire Question Construction
LEONARD D. ZACCAGNINO is a senior partner with the law firm of Shaw & Shaw, P.C., in Hamburg, New York, where he practices in the areas of personal injury and general civil litigation, as well as civil, criminal, and trial law. Mr. Zaccagnino has spoken before the Young Lawyers Section of the Erie County Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association. He is a member of the New York Trial Lawyers Association, the Western New York Trial Lawyers Association, the Bar Association of Erie County, and the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. He serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Buffalo Law School, and coaches the trial team at that school. Mr. Zaccagnino earned his B.S. degree from Canisius College and his J.D. degree from Syracuse University.
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