Boca Raton, FL, July 28, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Recent high-profile cases have demonstrated that sophisticated skills are essential for attorneys to succeed at trial. In response to the increasing demand by experienced attorneys for programs that can help them develop such skills, Celesq® AttorneysEd Center today announced a new Trial Skills Series that will cover practical tips, techniques and strategies for the opening statement, direct examination, cross examination and closing argument stages.
The programs are presented by highly-respected trial practitioners from Jones Day, including partner Thomas R. Jackson, Esq., who focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, serves as the partner responsible for Jones Day's litigation support services throughout his firm, and has been named in The Best Lawyers in America (2006-2011); and partner Michael H. Ginsberg, Esq., a trial lawyer who chairs his firm's Lawyer Training Committee, serves as treasurer of the board of trustees of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) for whom he frequently serves as a teacher and team leader, and has been selected by Philadelphia Magazine as a "Pennsylvania Super Lawyer" in the area of insurance coverage (2008-2010).
Upcoming programs in the Trial Skills Series include the following:
Effective Trial Opening Statements: Avoiding the Perils and Overcoming the Fears (2145) (September 14, 2011)
Keys to Dynamic Direct Examination at Trial—Telling the Story in a Compelling Fashion (2146) (October 18, 2011)
Cross Examination at Trial—Picking Your Fights (2147) (November 17, 2011)
Closing Arguments at Trial—Pulling the Theme Together (2148) (December 15, 2011)
Attorneys wishing to register for any of the live web casts, or to learn more about the programs, may visit www.celesq.com and click on Celesq® Upcoming Webcasts, accessed at http://www.celesq.com/news/category/hot_topic.
The web casts will be recorded and, like all Celesq® programs, will be available on demand and on CD directly from Celesq® (www.celesq.com). For more information about any of the programs, or to place an order from Celesq®, you may visit their web site at www.celesq.com and click on the program(s) in which you are interested; or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Celesq® AttorneysEd Center
Celesq® AttorneysEd Center (www.celesq.com), a nationally-recognized leader in providing high-quality continuing legal education programs to attorneys throughout the United States, focuses on the hottest topics and latest trends in practice areas of particular interest to outside and in-house corporate attorneys and litigators. A pioneer in online CLE now in its 12th year, Celesq® today offers its programs in a variety of convenient formats, including live web casts, online streaming audio and audio CDs. Contact Sharon Levine Mirsky, Esq., at (561) 241-1919 or email@example.com for more information.