Major Topics:

  • Creating a theory of defense and using it at trial;
  • Jury selection basics, including preserving issues for appeal, Batson, and ethical issues in using social media;
  • How to approach opening statements;
  • Evidence: getting it in/keeping it out;
  • Pointers for direct and cross examination;
  • The TOD Motion;
  • Closing argument strategies;
  • Jury instructions including lesser included offenses and defenses.
Seminar Information
Seminar Date:
October 28, 2014
Nuts & Bolts of a Criminal Trial
Speaker Information
Mark Funk Esq.   [ view bio ]
Jill Paperno Esq.   [ view bio ]
Hon. Joanne Winslow   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Monroe County Bar Center for Education
Professional Practice Credits: 1.00
New York (Skills): 3.00
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