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The Litigation Section of The Bar Association of San Francisco presents
Bench Bar Conference

October 17, 2013: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
MCLE Credits - 2.5 H, 2.5 hours general
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This year, the Annual Bench Bar Conference will analyze the demands placed on a litigator that influence his or her trial preparation. The impact of the media on litigators, jurors, the court, and the public will be explored by the panelists, including a general counsel, a jury consultant, a senior reporter, and political consultant. The bench and seasoned lawyers will have an opportunity to examine the court's expectations of counsel and the advocates ethical obligations in the context of contemporary society.

Panel I. Effective Trial Preparation:
Presenting to the Judge and the Jury

Hon. Teri Jackson
Hon. Anne-Christine Massullo
David W. Ammons, City Attorney's Office

Matt Davis, Moderator
Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger

Panel II. The Audience is Watching:
Presenting to Juries, the Press, Opposing Counsel,
and the Next Client

Ron Bell
General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Yahoo! Inc.

Will Rountree
Trial Consultant

Lance Williams
Senior Reporter
Center for Investigative Reporting
California Watch

Chris Lehane
Political Consultant
Fabiani & Lehane

Michael Ng
Kerr & Wagstaffe

Annette Hurst, Moderator
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP


BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111


MCLE Registration: 4:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Program: 4:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Reception follows


BASF Student Member$35.00
Mind the Gap Member$35.00
BASF Member$85.00

Note: All prices increase by $10.00 on the day of the program.

Event Code: G133108

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