National Institute for Trial Advocacy

Crafting and Conducting an Effective Direct Examination

On Demand
Presented by John Farrell
This live broadcast from Thursday, February 7 has concluded. Register below to access the on demand recording.

In "Crafting and Conducting an Effective Direct Examination" presenter John Farrell will discuss strategies to improve the quality of your next direct examination such as: how to get your main point out right away; making it easy to follow and understand; highlighting key facts; anticipating the key cross-exaimination points; providing some drama and a good ending. 



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John M. Farrell

Fish & Richardson
Redwood City, CA

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