Co-produced with the Wisconsin Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
Celebrating 30 Years of the Annual Institute of Trial Practice
Full-blown jury trials have become increasingly rare, and 2020 has made getting firsthand courtroom knowledge even more difficult. That's why we’re bringing the courtroom to you. We’re highlighting some of the best cases from the past ten years, so you’ll still have a chance to (virtually) immerse yourself in this unique mock trial experience. Each program will give you unique insights into every phase of trial from both the bench and the bar.
See a complete trial conducted, including jury deliberations
Here’s a unique opportunity to observe the law in action and add to your knowledge of trial procedure – techniques that apply to both civil and criminal trials!
Watch top Wisconsin trial lawyers try a personal injury case before the Honorable Scott R. Needham, ABOTA’s 2010 Judge of the Year, and become a better trial lawyer in the process.
You’ll get valuable insights into every phase of trial from both the bench and the bar, thanks to commentary from Judge Needham and the panelists. You’ll even have video access to the jury deliberations for liability and damage.
Key Legal Issues
The expert panel will demonstrate these and other important courtroom techniques:
- Concise opening statements
- Effective direct examinations
- Revealing cross-examination of experts
- Compelling closing arguments
Watch some of the best in action at this engaging seminar and discover what works and what doesn’t.