Voir Dire and Jury Selection: A Practical, How-to Guide

$109.00

This course will provide a general overview, as well as detailed specifics, regarding the “art” of jury selection, which puts the lawyer in the best possible position to obtain a favorable verdict.  From preparing your proposed jury questionnaire to crafting the appropriate specific questions you should ask the Voir Dire Panel, this course will provide the tools and techniques from the basic to advanced levels.  Practical and “real world” scenarios will be discussed, as well as “pit falls” to avoid and how to deal with the difficult opposing counsel (and Judge).

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Course Instructor

Brian H. Bieber, Esq.

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General Credits

1

Course Description

This course will provide a general overview, as well as detailed specifics, regarding the “art” of jury selection, which puts the lawyer in the best possible position to obtain a favorable verdict. From preparing your proposed jury questionnaire to crafting the appropriate specific questions you should ask the Voir Dire Panel, this course will provide the tools and techniques from the basic to advanced levels. Practical and “real world” scenarios will be discussed, as well as “pit falls” to avoid and how to deal with the difficult opposing counsel (and Judge). This discussion will also address the “planting of seeds” in the jury selection process to be used by the trial lawyer during opening statement, examination of witnesses and his/her closing argument.

Syllabus

  1. Art of Asking the Right Questions
  2. Importance of Active Listening During Voir Dire
  3. Tools and Techniques That Can Help You Select the “Right” Jury
  4. Preparing for Selecting the Best Jury for Your Client
  5. Using Jury Selection to Set Up Your Opening Statement, Examination of Witnesses and Closing Argument

Instructor

Brian H. Bieber, Esq.

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