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The American College of Trial Lawyers and the ABA Litigation Section with the support of The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Litigation Section and The Barristers Club’s Litigation Section present
Anatomy of a Trial

July 14, 2017: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
MCLE Credits - 7 H, Lunch will be provided.
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This is a one day trial boot camp featuring star trial lawyers on covering topics on cases analysis, theory of the case, civility, opening statements, direct examination, cross examination, and closing arguments.

7:30 a.m. - Registration and Coffee

8:00 - 8:15 a.m. - Opening Remarks & Welcome
Speakers
Teresa Caffese
William Keane
Paul Mark Sandler

8:15 - 8:45 a.m. - Discussion of Sacco & Vanzetti
Theory of the Case, Civility and Professionalism
Speaker
Paul Mark Sandler

8:45 - 9:10 a.m. - Lecture - Opening Statement
Speaker
Nanci Clarence

9:10 - 9:40 a.m. - Demonstration of Opening Statement
9:10 - 9:25 a.m. - Commonwealth: Steven Molo
9:25 - 9:40 a.m. - Defendant: Shaffy Moeel

9:40 - 10:15 a.m. - Panel Discussion: Opening Statements
Panelists
Nanci Clarence
Amarra Lee
Stephen Susman
Loren Kieve

Moderator
Teresa Caffese

10:15 - 10:30 a.m. - Break

10:30 - 11:05 a.m. - Lecture - Direct Examination
Speaker
Paul Mark Sandler

11:05 - 11:35 a.m. - Demonstration of Direct Examination of Austin T. Read
State: Doris Cheng
Witness: TBD

11:35 - 12:15 p.m. - Panel Discussion: Direct Examinations
Panelists
Paul Mark Sandler
Amarra Lee
Steven Molo
Solomon Cera

Moderator
William Keane

12:15 - 1:30 p.m. - Luncheon Judges' Panel
Judges
Hon. Marvin J. Garbis, Senior U.S. District Judge, D. of Maryland
Hon. Garrett Wong, Assistant Presiding Judge, S.F. Superior Court
Hon. Susan Y. Illston , Senior U.S. District Judge, N.D. of California

Moderator
Sebastian Kaplan

1:30 - 2:10 p.m. - Lecture - Cross-Examinations
Speaker
Geoffrey Hansen

2:10 - 2:40 p.m. - Demonstration of Cross-Examination of Austin T. Read
Defendant: Stephen Susman
Witness: TBD

2:40 - 3:15 p.m. - Panel Discussion: Cross-Examination
Panelists
Geoffrey Hansen
Steven Molo
Loren Kieve
Susan Harriman

Moderator
Teresa Caffese

3:15 - 3:30 p.m. - Break

3:30 - 3:50 p.m. - Lecture on Closing Arguments
Speaker
Martha Boersch

3:50 - 4:30 p.m. - Demonstration of Closing Arguments
3:50 - 4:10 p.m. - Commonwealth: Eric Fleming
4:10 - 4:30 p.m. - Defendant: Susan Harriman

4:30 - 4:55 p.m. - Panel Discussion: Closing Arguments
Panelists
Martha Boersch
Steven Molo
Stephen Susman
Amarra Lee
Solomon Cera

Moderator
William Keane

4:55 - 5:15 p.m. - Concluding Lecture - Twelve Secrets of Persuasive Argument
Speaker
Paul Mark Sandler

5:15 - 5:30 p.m. - Closing Remarks
Speakers
Hon. Marvin J. Garbis
Paul Mark Sandler
Teresa Caffese
William Keane

ABA Litigation Section members must email cle@sfbar.org or fax their registration to (415) 477- 2388 to receive a discount on their registration.



Location

Ceremonial Courtroom
19th Floor
450 Golden Gate Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94102

Schedule

MCLE Registration: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
Program: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Cost

BASF Student Member$150.00
Government$150.00
Nonprofit$150.00
BASF Member$250.00
Non-Member$300.00

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

Event Code: G172503

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