Trial Practice Boot Camp for Las Vegas New Attorneys

This program is sponsored by the American College of Trial Lawyers and the Clark County Bar Association.
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Trial Practice Boot Camp for Las Vegas New Attorneys

October 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm PDT

This event is sponsored by the American College of Trial Lawyers and the Clark County Bar Association. The event will be held in U.S. District Court Judge Boulware’s courtroom at the Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse in downtown Las Vegas. Attorneys interested in attending this special event will need to RSVP with the CCBA as soon as possible. Space will be limited. To RSVP, complete the web form below.

Attendees will learn about the legal process made during the Rosenberg Spy Case. Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were American citizens who were convicted of spying on behalf of the Soviet Union. Instructors for this event will be selected from the Nevada membership of the Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers. The American College of Trial Lawyers will provide a link to their library of resources for all Boot Camp participants.

The event will offer a total of 8.0 hours of general CLE credit (NV). The CCBA is an Accredited Provider with the Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education.

Agenda:

  • 8:00 – 8:15 am Call to Order, Opening Remarks and Welcome
  • 8:15 – 8:45 am Discussion of Case Analysis, Theory of the Case, Civility, and Professionalism
  • 8:45 – 9:10 am Lecture: Opening Statements
  • 9:10 – 9:40 am Demonstration of Opening Statements
  • 9:40 – 10:15 am Panel Discussion – Critique of Opening Statements
  • 10:15 – 10:30 am BREAK
  • 10:30 – 11:05 am Lecture on Direct Examination
  • 11:05 – 11:35 am Demonstration of Direct Examination
  • 11:35 – 12:15 pm Panel Discussion – Critique of Direct Examination
  • 12:15 – 12:45 pm RECESS; LUNCHEON
  • 12:45 – 1:30 pm Panel Discussion: What Judges Want from Trial Lawyer
  • 1:30 – 2:10 pm Lecture on Cross-Examination
  • 2:10 – 2:40 pm Demonstration of Cross-Examination
  • 2:40 – 3:15 pm Panel Discussion – Critique of Cross-Examination
  • 3:15 – 3:40 pm Lecture on Closing Arguments
  • 3:40 – 4:10 pm Demonstration of Closing Arguments
  • 4:10 – 4:50 pm Panel Discussion – Critique of Closing Arguments
  • 4:50 – 5:10 pm Concluding Lecture – Twelve Secrets of Persuasive Argument
  • 4:50 – 5:10 pm Concluding Lecture – Twelve Secrets of Persuasive Argument
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Pricing includes luncheon, materials, and CLE credit filed with the Nevada CLE Board. RSVP with payment to the Clark County Bar Association, 717 S. 8th Street, Las Vegas, NV, 89101. Not a current member? Join or renew a CCBA membership now.
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Payment to Clark County Bar Association via web form, phone call to 702-387-6011, or delivery to 717 S. 8th Street, Las Vegas, NV, 89101. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to the CCBA via email to Donnaw@clarkcountybar.org by 10/14/2022. Qualifying refunds of the event registration fee less a $15 processing fee. No refunds will be issued after 10/14/2022.
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Date:
October 20
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8:00 am - 5:30 pm PDT
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Clark County Bar Association
American College of Trial Lawyers

Venue

Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse,
333 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89101 United States
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