OBA Professional Development – Dialogue with the Bench & Bar: Tools and Tactics to Improve Your Advocacy Skills

Aug 10 2009

Tuesday, September 29, 2009 – 1:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. with reception to follow
OBA Conference Centre, Suite 200 – 20 Toronto St., Toronto
Co-Chairs: Paul V. Lomic and Mala Joshi

The highly successful YLD seminar Dialogue with the Bench and Bar is back. Don’t miss this great program featuring distinguished members of the bench and bar discussing strategies and tactics for succeeding in civil litigation. Topics include: motions, trial techniques, and appellate strategies. Speakers will provide their insights on what works and what doesn’t. The information is candid, necessary and focuses in on critical information and advice you need to become a better litigator. Please join us after this dynamic afternoon session for a reception, which will provide an invaluable opportunity to meet informally with the distinguished panel and fellow colleagues.

Highlights will include:

  • Tips for preparing your oral argument
  • Preparing persuasive written materials
  • Examining the witness: Effective direct and cross-examinations
  • Managing your file from day one to trial
  • The art of successful appellate advocacy

To register, or to order course materials, please click here for the PDF form.

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