[WEBINAR] 45th Civil Trial Practice Institute Day 1 and 2

[WEBINAR] 45th Civil Trial Practice Institute Day 1 and 2
45th Civil Trial Practice Institute Day 1 and 2: What’s Happening Now and Predictions for the Future
18 NY Credits: 6 Ethics; 12 Skills; Transitional and Non-transitional; 18 NJ Credits: 6 Ethics; 12 General (Law Practice Management, Civil Trial Preparation)

Program ChairRobert KelnerKelner & Kelner


Faculty: Clifford Aaron, London Fischer LLP; Alfredo J. Alvarado, Lester Schwab Katz & Dwyer, LLP; Mari Byrne, David Polk &Wardwell; Tracee E. DavisSeyfarth Shaw LLP; Hon. John DiBlasi (Ret.), NAM; Sean Dugan, Martin Clearwater & Bell; Chris Fladgate, Garson, Segal, Steinmetz, Fladgate LLP; Co-chair NYCLA’s ADR Committee; Hon. Doris M. Gonzalez, Administrative Judge for Civil Matters, Bronx Supreme Ct.; Hon. Barbara Jaffe, Sup. Ct., NY County; Hillary Johns, Hillary Johns Trial Attorney; Joshua Kelner, Kelner & Kelner; Robert Kelner, Kelner & Kelner; Hon. Frank Nervo, Sup. Ct., NY County; Hon. Kelly O'Neill Levy, Sup. Ct, NY County; M. Scott Peeler, ArentFox Schiff; Daler Radjabov, Esq., NYCLA CLE Institute, Technology/Program Attorney; Jay Safer, Wollmuth Maher & Deutsch LLP; Kimberly Schirripa, Lester Schwab Katz & Dwyer, LP; Randy Tesser and Lewis Tesser, Tesser, Ryan & Rochman LLP;  Nelson E. Timken, Nelson E. Timken ADR, LLC, Vice-chair NYCLA’s ADR Committee; Dorothy Weber, Shukat Arrow Hafer Weber & Herbsman, LLP; Elan Weinreb, The Weinreb Law Firm, PLLC, Co-chair NYCLA’s ADR Committee



*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, settling or mediating a civil case in New York, as well as predictions for the future of civil litigation after COVID. Hear from experienced practitioners, judges and seasoned mediators as they impart their knowledge and provide useful tips and techniques. Day 1: Preparing for Trial, Conference, Settlement or Mediation

9 NY CLE Credits: 3 Ethics; 6 Skills; 9 NJ Credits: 3 Ethics; 6 General (Law Practice Management; Civil Trial Preparation)

  • Current Changes in Civil Pre-Trial Practice (Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation)
  • Preparation of Plaintiffs and Defendants
  • Conference, Settlement and Mediation, Today and Beyond
  • Ethics and Preparing Witnesses for Trial

Day 2: The Trial and How COVID Changed the Practice of Law

9 NY CLE Credits: 3 Ethics; 6 Skills; 9 NJ Credits: 3 Ethics; 6 General (Law Practice Management; Civil Trial Preparation)

  • Using Technology in the Law Office and Ethical considerations
  • Voir Dire (Discussion and Interactive Demonstration)
  • Summations and War Stories with a Lesson
  • Current Changes in Litigation and the Practice of Law: Current Perspectives and Implications for the Future

Member: $255

Non-member: $355


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5/19/2022 9:00 AM - 5/20/2022 5:10 PM

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