42nd Civil Trial Practice Institute: Skills and Ethics

42nd  Civil Trial Practice Institute: Skills and Ethics
42nd  Civil Trial Practice Institute: Skills and Ethics Bridge the Gap for Litigators
18 NY Credits: 6 Ethics; 12 Skills; Transitional and Non-transitional; 18 NJ Credits: 6 Ethics; 12 General

Program sponsored by

Court Bond Specialists
15 Maiden Lane Suite #800
New York, NY 10038



Program Chair: Robert Kelner, Kelner & Kelner

Faculty: Clifford Aaron, London Fischer LLP; Alfredo J. Alvarado, Lester Schwab Katz & Dwyer, LLP; Norman Arnoff, Esq.; Robert Conway, Marshall, Conway & Bradley, PC: Tracee E. Davis, Zeichner Ellman & Kraus, LLP; Hon. John DiBlasi (Ret.), Arbitrator & Mediator; Hon. Doris M. Gonzalez,Administrative Judge for Civil Matters, Bronx Supreme Ct.; Allan Hausknecht MD; Hon. Barbara Jaffe, Sup. Ct., NY County; Gail Kelner, Kelner & Kelner; Robert KelnerKelner & Kelner; Hon. Kelly O'Neill Levy, Sup. Ct, NY County; Jay Safer, Wollmuth Maher & Deutsch LLP; Hon. Saliann ScarpullaSup. Ct., NY County, Commercial Division; Kimberly Schirripa,Lester Schwab Katz & Dwyer, LLP; Lawrence Shields, MD; Lewis Tesser, Tesser, Ryan & Rochman, LLP; Dorothy Weber, Shukat Arrow Hafer Weber & Herbsman, LLP

*Each day will satisfy the first or second year LIVE SKILLS and ETHICS MCLE requirements for newly admitted attorneys in New York

This 2 day program will demonstrate the steps involved in preparing for and trying a civil case in New York. Hear from experienced practitioners, judges and seasoned mediators as they impart their knowledge and provide useful tips and techniques.

Day 1: Preparing for Trial

9 NY Credits: 3 Ethics; 6 Skills; 9 NJ Credits: 3 Ethics; 6 General

-- Civil Pre-Trial Practice (Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation)
-- Preparation of Plaintiffs and Defendants
-- Conference and Settlement and Mediation in Commercial and Personal Injury Cases
-- Courtroom Techniques: Dealing with Expert Testimony and Hearsay
-- Ethics and Preparing Witnesses for Trial

Day 2: The Trial

9 NY Credits: 3 Ethics; 6 Skills; 9 NJ Credits: 3 Ethics; 6 General

-- Avoiding Ethical Problems in Civil Litigation
-- Voir Dire{Discussion and Interactive Demonstration
-- Direct and Cross Examination of Lay and Expert Witnesses (With Interactive Demonstration)
-- Summations
-- Litigation War Stories and Lessons Learned

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4/12/2019 9:00 AM - 4/13/2019 5:15 PM
14 Vesey St 2nd Floor Auditorium New York 10007

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