Annual Conference 2013. San Francisco.


Saturday, July 20, 2013


Continental Parlor 7-9 (Ballroom Level, San Francisco Hilton)

Chair and morning moderator: Sidney W. Gilreath, TN

Afternoon moderator: Anthony Tarricone, MA

Theme: How to Build a Successful Practice

9:00 am Opening Remarks

9:15 am Building Your Practice by Winning in the Courtroom—Persuading the Jury Brian Panish, CA

9:45 am Jury Trial and Your Web Site Frank Verderame, AZ

10:15 am Discovery Abuses and the Death of Professionalism (ethics/professionalism) Richard Hailey, IN

10:45 am Expanding Your Practice to a National and International Platform . . . Bar Rules and Ethical Considerations (ethics)

Ira Leesfield, FL

11:15 am Voir Dire: Making the Most of Your Time with the Panel

Lisa Blue Baron, TX

11:45 am Too Powerful for Words—Trial Lawyers and Visual Literacy

Trevor Goring, Canada

12:15 pm Lunch

1:45 pm Afternoon Remarks

2:00 pm Doing Well by Doing Good Robert Cartwright, Jr., CA

                                        2:30 pm Winning Your Case in Opening Statement, 10 Dos and Don’ts Patricia Bobb, IL

                                        3:00 pm One Great Story T. Thomas Metier, CO

                                        3:30 pm "It’s Elementary!": Ethics and Your Investigator (ethics)   Mary Alexander, CA

                                        4:00 pm Topic TBD   Richard M. Shapiro, FL

                                        4:30 pm Adjourn






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