National Institute for Trial Advocacy

Lies, Damn Lies, and the Forgetful Witness: Confronting the Witness with Their Unfortunate Truths

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People lie. People make mistakes. People forget. Trial lawyers can maximize the impact of their presentations when they have the skill set to capitalize on those witness foibles. This webcast delivers a simple and effective user’s guide to Impeachment, Present Recollection Refreshed, and Past Recollection Recorded. Incorporating the rules of evidence with simple, easy to remember scripts, this webcast provides an effective framework for dealing with the lying or forgetful witness.

CLE Information

Our online content is not accredited for CLE and we cannot provide a Certificate of Completion. You can apply for self-study credit by contacting your state bar organization directly. To help you with your self-study application, NITA has provided faculty biography information below as well as a PDF of the PowerPoint slides, which you can download during the presentation. You can access this PDF by clicking on the resources icon once the presentation has begun to play. If you require verification of your attendance, please contact


Matthew W. Williams

King County Courthouse
Auburn, WA

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