About NITA

The National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) is the nation's leading provider of legal advocacy skills training. A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization based in Boulder, Colorado, NITA pioneered the legal skills learning-by-doing methodology over 40 years ago and has since remained the ultimate standard in continuing legal education. 

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  • Board of Trustees
  • Program Directors
  • Advisory Council

Judson Aaron

Conrad O'Brien PC

Philadelphia, PA

William Aaron

Aaron & Gianna PLC

New Orleans, LA

Jeffrey Aaronson

US FDIC

Dallas, TX

Shareema Abel

NYS Homes and Community Renewal

New York, NY

Michael Abneri

Richard T Lau & Associates

Jericho, NY

Yewande Aderoju

DC Office of Admnstrv Hearings

Washington, DC

Joanna Adjoian

YSRP

Philadelphia, PA

Robb Adkins

Winston & Strawn LLP

Los Angeles, CA

Peter Afrasiabi

One LLP

Newport Beach, CA

Aaron Agenbroad

Jones Day

Washington, DC

Michael Ain

Ain & Stein LLC

Rockville, MD

David Ainley

Katz & Stefani LLC

Chicago, IL

John Aisenbrey

Stinson Leonard Street

Kansas City, MO

Huda Ajlani Macri

Ajlani Law, P.A.

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Cynthia Albracht-Crogan

Cohen Dowd Quigley, P.C.

Phoenix, AZ

Bryce Allen

Jefferson County DA' Office

Golden, CO

Jeremy Alper

DC Office of Admnstrv Hearings

Washington, DC

Robert Altice

Indiana Court of Appeals

Indianapolis, IN

Sharon Anderson

Temple of Praise

Washington, DC

Willow Anderson

Hawkins Anderson Law Firm, PA

Bloomington, MN

Jodi Anton

Assistant US Attorney

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Brook Antonio

 

Ft. Worth, TX

Christine Antoun-Fiedorowicz

Attorney at Law

Denver, CO

Whitney Antrim

San Diego County Public Defend

El Cajon, CA

Eric Archer

Skibell Bohach & Archer

Dallas, TX

Chris Arledge

One LLP

Newport Beach, CA

Stephen Arthur

Harrison & Moberly Llp

Indianapolis, IN

Barbara Ashcroft

Temple University Schl of Law

Philadelphia, PA

Donna Ashton

Ashton Law

Winchester, MA

Charles Atwell

Foland Wickens Eisfelders et a

Kansas City, MO

Lorraine Augostini

Office of Law Guardian

Ewing, NJ

Roy Austin, Jr.

 

Washington, DC

Mark Austrian

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Washington, DC

Kristina Baehr

McKool Smith PC

Austin, TX

Blake Bailey

Phelps Dunbar LLP

Southlake, TX

Rick Bailey

Burg Simpson Eldredge et al

Englewood, CO

William Bailey

University of Washington

Seattle, WA

Kristina Bakardjiev

 

Philadelphia, PA

John Baker

 

Denver, CO

Arthur Balbirer

 

Bethlehem, CT

Patrick Balestrieri

North Carolina Medical Board

Raleigh, NC

Dyanna Ballou

Rasmussen, Dickey, Moore LLC

Kansas City, MO

Maureen Barden

Pennsylvania Health Law Project

Philadelphia, PA

Jonathan Barnard

Adams County State Attorney

Quincy, IL

Mary Jo Barr

The Law Ofcs of Gilbert & Barr

San Diego, CA

Robbie Barr

 

Denver, CO

Barbara Barron

Hofstra Law School

Port Washington, NY

K. Amanda Barton

Barton Law, LLC

Mobile, AL

Ross Bass

Phelps Dunbar LLP

Jackson, MS

John Battaglia

Fisch Sigler LLP

Washington, DC

Dana Bazelon

Law Offices of Dana Bazelon

Philadelphia, PA

Robert Beal

US Dept of Labor

Dallas, TX

Christopher Behan

Southern Illinois University

Carbondale, IL

Thomas Behe

Dept of Homeland Security

Long Beach, CA

Douglas Behr

Keller Heckman LLP

Washington, DC

Alfred Belcuore

Law Office of Alfred F Belcuore

Washington, DC

Jose Benitez

O'Neill & Borges

San Juan, PR

Steven Bennett

Park Jensen Bennett LLP

New York, NY

David Benowitz

The Eaton Law Firm, PLLC

Washington, DC

Peter Bensinger

Bartlit Beck Herman et al

Chicago, IL

Adam Berger

Schroeter Goldmark & Bender

Seattle, WA

Beti Bergman

.Peninsula Law

Torrance, CA

Jonathan Berkelhammer

Ellis & Winters Llp

Greensboro, NC

Kenneth Berman

Nutter Mcclennen & Fish

Boston, MA

G. Karl Bernard

Law Ofc of Karl Bernard

New Orleans, LA

Erin Beyer

Hill & Beyer APLC

Lafayette, LA

Henry Billingsley

Tucker Ellis

Cleveland, OH

Coleman Bird

Georgetown Univ Law School

Chevy Chase, MD

Katherine Bissell

Dept of Labor

Washington, DC

Michael Blake

District Attorney's Ofc

Los Angeles, CA

Alan Blakley

Office of Alan Blakley

Longmont, CO

Juliet Bland

 

Metairie, LA

Robert Blasco

Hoffman & Blasco LLC

Juneau, AK

Marissa Bluestine

Temple University Schl of Law

Philadelphia, PA

Seth Blum

Kurtz & Blum PLLC

Raleigh, NC

Jeffrey Blumberg

 

Washington D.C., DC

Robert Blume

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Denver, CO

Elizabeth Boals

American University Law

Washington, DC

Virginia Boccio

Law Office of DiPaolo & DiPaolo

Farmingdale, NY

Frederick Bode

Dickie McCamey & Chilcote PC

Pittsburgh, PA

Kyle Bogdan

Lathrop & Gage LLP

Denver, CO

Mary Catherine Bohen

Law Ofcs of Mary Catherine M. Bohen

Los Angeles, CA

Thomas Bois

Bois & MacDonald

Irvine, CA

Phyllis Bookspan

Bookspan Family Law, LLC

Wilmington, DE

Lori Borgen

Seton Hall Univ School of Law

Newark, NJ

Carl Bornstein

Law Ofc of Carl M Bornstein

New York, NY

Peter Bornstein

Law Office of Peter Bornstein

Greenwood Village, CO

Edson Bostic

Federal Public Defender's Ofc

Wilmington, DE

Jude Bourque

Louisiana Attorney General Ofc

Baton Rouge, LA

Todd Bowers

Marko Pavela

Seattle, WA

Aaron Bradford

 

Denver, CO

Michelle Bradford

US Attorney's Office

Washington, DC

David Bragdon

US Attorney's Office

Raleigh, NC

Vickie Brandt

The Fein Law Firm, P.C.

Addison, TX

Samuel Braver

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

Pittsburgh, PA

Anne Bremner

Anne Bremner PC

Seattle, WA

Robert Brennan

Salam District Court

Salem, MA

Cary Bricker

Pacific McGeorge Schl of Law

Sacramento, CA

Geraldine Brimmer

Holland & Hart LLP

Boulder, CO

Annmarie Briones

Cohen & Wolf

Bridgeport, CT

Susan Britt

Attorney at Law

Garden City, NY

Kissa Broadie

Legal Aid Society

Bronx, NY

Jan Brodie

Fairfax County Circuit Court

Fairfax, VA

Charles W. Brooks

 

Washington, DC

Joal Broun

Ofc of the Capital Defender

Durham, NC

Jonathan Broun

North Carolina Prisoner Legal Services

Raleigh, NC

Kelly Browe Olson

Univ of Arkansas School of Law

Little Rock, AR

Ada Brown

Fifth District Court of Appeals

Dallas, TX

Alice Brown

Law Office of Alice C. Brown

Seattle, WA

Angela Brown

Gray Reed

Dallas, TX

Brandon Brown

Gordon, Arata, McCollam, Duplantis & Eagan, L.L.P.

Baton Rouge, LA

Charles Brown

Attorney at Law

Albuquerque, NM

Henry Brown

Morrison & Foerster LLP

San Francisco, CA

Jessica Brown

Attorney at Law

Philadelphia, PA

Kimberly Brown

Jones Day

Pittsburgh, PA

Natalie Brown

Franklin D Azar & Assoc

Aurora, CO

Stephen Brunner

Stephen P Brunner Atty at Law

San Francisco, CA

John Buckley

Greer Herz Adams LLP

League City, TX

Michael Buffa

Law Ofcs of Gialleonardo, Frankini & Harms

Mineola, NY

Bonnie Bulla

8th Judicial District Court

Las Vegas, NV

Robert Bundy

Dorsey & Whitney Llp

Anchorage, AK

Alan Buonpastore

Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of NY

Hauppauge, NY

Brooke Burbank

 

Seattle, WA

Susan Burke

4th Judicial District

Minneapolis, MN

Don Burley

Finnegan Henderson

Washington, DC

Robert Burns

Northwestern Univ Schl of Law

Evanston, IL

Cal Burnton

Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Chicago, IL

Allison Burroughs

United States District Court

Boston, MA

Traci Buschner

Guttman Buschner Fischer & Brooks PLLC

Washington, DC

Beatrice Butchko

Dade County Courthouse

Miami, FL

David Bythewood

Bythewood & Associates

Mineola, NY

Colin Cabral

Proskauer Rose LLP

Los Angeles, CA

Manuel Cachan

Proskauer Rose LLP

Los Angeles, CA

Robert Cahill

Sutter O'Connell

Cleveland, OH

Johanna Calabria

 

San Francisco, CA

Mark Caldwell

NITA

Boulder, CO

Therese Cannata

Cannata O'Toole Fickes & Almazan LLP

San Francisco, CA

Nicholas Cannella

40th Anniversary Gala Guests

New York, NY

Kathleen Cannon

Melrose Law Center

Vista, CA

Andrew Caplan

Twohig Caplan LLP

Swampscott, MA

James Carey

Attorney at Law

New Buffalo, MI

Kenneth Carlson

Constangy Brooks & Smith

Winston Salem, NC

David Carney

Case Western Univ Law Schl

Cleveland, OH

Jacob Carpenter

Marquette Univ Law School

Milwaukee, WI

John Carroll

 

Evanston, IL

William Carroll

Dykema Gossett PLLC

Dallas, TX

Monique Carter

San Diego County Public Defend

San Diego, CA

Jean Cary

Campbell Univ Schl of Law

Raleigh, NC

Dianna Case

Connect Litigation

Lansdale, PA

Paula Casey

Univ of Arkansas School of Law

Little Rock, AR

Jayme Cassidy

Nova Southeastern Schl of Law

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Roger Castle

Roger T Castle

Denver, CO

Jon Cederberg

Quinn Emanuel | Quinca009

Los Angeles, CA

Michael Chaleff

US DOJ - CEO

Washington, DC

Carl Chamberlin

State Court of Appeals

San Francisco, CA

Darrell Chambers

 

Washington, DC

Stuart Chanen

Valorem Law Group LLP

Chicago, IL

Megan Chaney

Nova Southeastern Schl of Law

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Solomon Chang

San Diego Public Defender

San Diego, CA

Mary Chartier-Mittendorf

Alane & Chartier PLC

Lansing, MI

David Chen

Goodwin Procter LLP

Boston, MA

Andrew Cheng

San Francisco Superior Court

San Francisco, CA

Doris Cheng

Walkup Melodia Kelly et al

San Francisco, CA

Paul Chernoff

Brody Hardoon Perkins et al

Newton, MA

Denise Cheung

US Attorney's Office

Washington, DC

Ehsan Chowdhry

 

Toms River, NJ

John Chun

King County Superior Court

Seattle, WA

Anthony Ciaccio

 

Mineloa, NY

August Cifelli

Law Office of August G. Cifelli

Bellevue, WA

Caroline Cinquanto

Cornerstone Legal Consultants

Philadelphia, PA

Michael Clark

Duane Morris LLP

Houston, TX

George Clarke

Baker & McKenzie LLP

Chicago, IL

Robert Clemens

 

Hilton Head Island, SC

Janis Clements

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Austin, TX

Kristin Clodfelter

Attorney at Law

Garden City, NY

Laura Coates

 

Springfield, VA

Jeffrey Cohen

Carlton Fields

Miami, FL

Roger Colaizzi

Venable

Washington, DC

Michael Coleman

 

Baldwin, NY

Thomas Coleman

Broward County State Attorney

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Dustin Collier

Collier Law Firm

San Francisco, CA

Rick Collins

Collins McDonald & Gann PC

Mineola, NY

Stacy Collins

Financial Research Associates

New York, NY

Jacquelyn Conlon

Siegel Reilly & Conlon LLC

Stamford, CT

Kevin Conneely

Stinson Leonard Street

Minneapolis, MN

Ernest Conner

Graham Nuckolls & Conner PLLC

Greenville, NC

Deborah Connor

US DOJ Antitrust Division

McLean, VA

Peter Contino

Rivkin Radler LLP

Uniondale, NY

Dana Cook

Atlantic Center for Capital Representation

Philadelphia, PA

Jacqueline Cook

Franke Schultz & Mullen, A Professional Corporation

Kansas City, MO

Jessie Cook

Law Ofc of Jessie A Cook

Terre Haute, IN

David Cooner

McCarter & English LLP

Wilmington, DE

David Cooper

Fisher Patterson LLP

Topeka, KS

Jeffrey Coopersmith

 

Seattle, WA

Felice Corpening

US Attorney's Office

Raleigh, NC

Doreen Correia

Harris King Fodera & Correia

New York, NY

Kate Corrigan

Corrigan Welbourn & Stokke, APLC

Newport Beach, CA

Ben Coughlan

Gomez Law Firm

San Diego, CA

Benjamin Coughlan

 

San Diego, CA

Dina Cox

Lewis Wagner LLP

Indianapolis, IN

John Cox

John M Cox & Assoc

Dallas, TX

Bruce Cozzens Jr.

Nassau County Supreme Court

Mineola, NY

James Craig

Roderick & Solange MacArthur Justice Cntr

New Orleans, LA

John Cratsley

 

Concord, MA

Ashley Crawford

Akin Gump

San Francisco, CA

Cathryn Crawford

 

Austin, TX

Mark Criniti

LaDue Curran & Kuehn LLC

South Bend, IN

Christopher Cross

Jams

Orange, CA

Andrew Crousore

Baker & McKenzie LLP

Palo Alto, CA

Robyn Crowther

Caldwell Leslie & Proctor PC

Los Angeles, CA

Mary Cryar

CNA Insurance

Metairie, LA

M. Currie

DC Office of Admnstrv Hearings

Washington, DC

John Curry

 

New York, NY

Thomas Cushing

 

Evanston, IL

Julia D'Agostino

Law Office of Julia D'Agostino

North Bellmore, NY

Michael Dale

Nova Southeastern University

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Michael Daley

Nisen & Elliott LLC

Chicago, IL

D. Paul Dalton

Dalton Law PLLC

Irving, TX

Maria Danaher

Ogletree Deakins

Pittsburgh, PA

William Dane

Univ Student Legal Services

Minneapolis, MN

Kiilu Davis

Law Ofc of Stone & Davis PC

Scottsdale, AZ

Mark Dawkins

Akin Gump

Washington, DC

Peter R. Day

Mercer Island Arbitration Chambers Int'l

Mercer Island, WA

Daniel Deasy

Ammarell Deasy LLP

Englewood, CO

Mark Deatherage

Gallagher & Kennedy PA

Phoenix, AZ

Mary DeFusco

Defender Assn of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Andrew Deiss

Deiss Law PC

Salt Lake City, UT

David Delman

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Houston, TX

Edward Dennis

 

Dallas, TX

Charles Denton

Alameda County Public Defender

Oakland, CA

Brian Devilling

 

Denver, CO

James Dewald

Andrews Kurth LLP

Dallas, TX

Robert Diaz

Broward County Courthouse

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Rebecca Diaz-Bonilla

Lumen8 Advisors

Vienna, VA

Clay Dickey

 

Kansas City, MO

Robert Dinerstein

American University Law

Washington, DC

Michelle DiPaolo

Law Office of DiPaolo & DiPaolo

Farmingdale, NY

Deborah Dixon

Gomez Trial Attorneys

San Diego, CA

Mark Dobson

Nova Southeastern Schl of Law

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Kathryn Doi

Daley Mohan Groble

Chicago, IL

Tim Dollar

Dollar Burns & Becker

Kansas City, MO

Edward Donlon

 

Rockville Centre, NY

Fiona Donnelly

Fiona Donnelly Consultants

Belfast,

Kimberley Donohue

Office of Attorney General, State of California

San Diego, CA

Robert Doody

 

Sioux Falls, SD

Mary Pat Dooley

Alameda County District Attorney's Office

Alameda, CA

Jennifer Dorsey

 

Las Vegas, NV

Mark Dotson

Mark Dotson

East Lansing, MI

Robert Douglas Jr

 

Ithica, UT

John Douglass

Univ of Richmond School of Law

Richmond, VA

Daniel Dowd

Cohen Dowd Quigley, P.C.

Phoenix, AZ

James Doyle

Doyle Restrepo et al

Houston, TX

Michael Dreishpoon

Law Ofcs of Michael Dreishpoon

Forest Hills, NY

Mark Drummond

8th Judicial Crct of Illinois

Quincy, IL

Catharine DuBois

Greenberg Traurig

Brooklyn, NY

Marcel Duhamel

Vorys Sater Seymour et al

Cleveland, OH

Catherine Dunham

Elon Univ School of Law

Greensboro, NC

Joanne Early

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Dallas, TX

Joycelyn Eason

 

Charlotte, NC

Larry Eaton

 

Chicago, IL

Andrea Eddy

Denver County Court Magistrate

Denver, CO

Christopher Edwards

NJ Dept of Law & Public Safety

Trenton, NJ

Patrick Egan

Fox Rothschild LLP

Philadelphia, PA

Eric Eggan

 

Lansing, MI

Uchenna Ekuma-Nkama

Dentons

Atlanta, GA

Larry Elswit

Boston Univ Ofc of General Cnsl

Boston, MA

William Elward

Attorney Generals Office

Chicago, IL

Paul Enriquez

Attorney at Law

Dallas, TX

David Epstein

New York Law School

New York, NY

Ellen Epstein

US Attorney's Office

Washington, DC

James Epstein

 

Wilmette, IL

Gary Ernsdorff

King County Prosecutor's Ofc

Seattle, WA

Sean Eskovitz

Wilkinson Walsh & Eskovitz

Los Angeles, CA

Elizabeth Espinosa-Krupa

Law Office of Elizabeth Espinosa Krupa

Denver, CO

Joseph Esposito

Hunton & Williams

Washington, DC

Tara Eubanks

The Budlong Law Firm

Edmonds, WA

Sherri Evans Harris

Freddie Mac

McLean, VA

K. Stewart Evans, Jr.

EvansStarrett PLC

Fairfax, VA

James Ewbank

Cokinos Bosien & Young

Austin, TX

Michael Faber

Law Office of Michael Faber

Los Angeles, CA

Matthew Farmer

Law Offices of Jane Fields

Chicago, IL

John Farrell

Fish & Richardson

Redwood City, CA

Elizabeth Fassler

Center for Fmly Representation

Jamaica, NY

Leena Fawaz

San Diego Public Defender Ofc

Vista, CA

Olympia Fay

Denver County Court

Denver, CO

Susan Feibus

Susan G Feibus

Chicago, IL

Andrew Feldman

Feldman Law

Miami, FL

Bibianne Fell

Gomez Law Firm

San Diego, CA

Amy Ferrin

 

Centennial, CO

Gaetano Ferro

Law Offices of Gaetano Ferro

Darien, CT

Mark Fickes

Cannata O'Toole Fickes & Almazan LLP

San Francisco, CA

Sasha Filippova

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Washington, DC

Hugh Finkelstein

Ofc of the Prosecutor

Little Rock, AR

Michael Finkle

King County Courthouse

Seattle, WA

Stewart Fisher

Glenn Mills & Fisher PA

Durham, NC

Cathleen Fitch

 

San Diego, CA

James Fitzgerald

Akin Gump Strauss et al

Los Angeles, CA