Pennsylvania Masters Series

Pennsylvania's top trial masters take you through a trial from openings to closings in this ongoing PaAJ CLE Series. Check back for dates and locations.

FALL DATES (3 substantive CLE credits):
Friday, October 17, 2008: Philadelphia, Top of the Tower, 9AM - 1:30PM
Register here
Featuring Jerry McHugh & Robert Ross

Perspectives on the Critical Components of a Trial
• The importance of theme and theory
• Critical goals of opening statement
• The challenge of direct examination
• Cross-examination: goals and techniques
• Closing argument:  completing the mosaic

Wednesday, October 22, 2008: Pittsburgh, Koppers Building, 9AM - 1:30PM Register here
Featuring John Gismondi,  Bill Goodrich & Neil R. Rosen

The Art of Cross-Examination

• How to organize and sequence your cross
• Adjusting your tone and demeanor
• Cross of Medical and Scientific Experts
• Cross of the defendant
• Cross of the sympathetic witness
• Demonstrations of proven cross-examinations

All PA Master Series trial lawyers were voted top in their field, June '08 Philadelphia magazine Superlawyers edition.