Winner of the 2017 "ACLEA's Best Publications" award!
Within the pages of this award-winning publication, the author shares more than 60 invaluable tips and provides insight into real-world courtroom procedures in North Carolina. Topics are grouped into pretrial, trial and post-trial phases of the litigation process, and are discussed in the order in which they occur during trial:
- Securing, Preparing & (Cross-)Examining Witnesses
- Selecting & Addressing the Jury
- Strategies for Opening Statements & Closing Arguments
- Elements of State/Defense Case-in-Chief
- Delivery of a Verdict
- Perfecting an Appeal
And much more!
This wealth of practical knowledge — a culmination of nearly two decades of litigation experience and more than 80 jury trials — is sure to benefit any “relatively” new trial lawyer.
May 17, 2016