Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller will host a CLE program entitled “Preparing Witnesses to Testify,” presented by Dr. Ann T. Greeley, Senior Director of DecisionQuest, on November 12, 2013. The course will offer 1.0 Skills/Substantive credit hours (approval pending).
Jurors form opinions and impressions of witnesses that influence their decision making in court. There are many communication strategies in which litigators can use to help prepare their witness to effectively convey their message to their audience.
This course will provide entertaining and useful information on effective witness preparation and performance issues. Additionally, this course will provide techniques and skills to prepare witnesses when testifying in court.
Furthermore, there will be a discussion on the use of different types of demonstrative evidence. Lastly, there will be a brief discussion on the admissibility issues regarding the use of demonstrative evidence. From understanding jurors’ information processing to jurors’ expectations to effective witness preparation, in the end, litigators will have a concrete foundation of the importance of clear and effective communication in court.
Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller
One Logan Square, 27th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
November 12, 2013
12 PM – 1 PM
Request for Approval of CLE Credit (1.0 Hours Substantive) Pending
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 11, 2013
DecisionQuest is the nation’s leading trial consulting firm, assisting clients through the expert use of the art of persuasion – using research, visual communications, strategic communications, and social media analysis. Over the past 30 years, its principals have been retained in more than 18,000 high-risk engagements nationwide. As providers of trial consulting and visual communications services to Fortune 1000 companies, DecisionQuest’s core capabilities include testing and developing case strategies; witness evaluation and preparation; community attitude survey analysis; jury selection; strategic demonstrative exhibits; and trial presentation assistance. DecisionQuest has 100 employees in 10 offices helping attorneys realize the best case scenario.