This leading book in the field shows how to prepare for a jury trial and reviews the thought processes of a lawyer before and during each aspect of a trial. Structured to follow the stages of a trial, Trial Techniques continues to deliver practical advice and abundant examples of the courtroom skills needed to present evidence and arguments persuasively. This comprehensive yet concise handbook covers all aspects of the trial process, providing the perfect source for your elective course.
This long-time leading course book is an invaluable source for prospective trial lawyers, presenting:
-a new tear away checklist for trial preparation and review
-a clear, engaging writing style that breaks the trial process down into its critical components for more thorough and efficient comprehension
-excellent examples illustrating strategies for opening statements, jury selection, direct- and cross examination, exhibits, objections, and more
-an appendix containing the Federal Rules of Evidence for easy reference