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American Society of Trial Consultants - 28th Annual Conference

June 4, 2009 - June 7, 2009
Grand Hyatt Atlanta at Buckhead
3300 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30305

Speaker(s): Bryan Cave Powell Goldstein attorney, Lin Wood (Partner, Atlanta)
Sponsor(s): ASTC

Expect to experience new heights in trial consulting in 2009. ASTC’s 28th Annual Conference increases its rich foundation of teaching what we know about juries and establishing professional standards that guide responsible trial consulting practice. This year, with twenty conference programs, CLE, receptions (honoring TJE authors, ASTC’s pro bono teams, conference speakers, and sponsors), workshops, exhibits, dinner and activities (bowling and billiards), and a golf tournament at a fabulous course, our Annual Conference is a time to exchange ideas, contacts, and humor.

Topics will include:
  • Storytelling Workshop – Opinion Formation & Practicing Skills
  • Evaluating Truthfulness Workshop
  • To Tell the Truth – Ekman Group
  • Cultural Effect on Juries Around the World
  • Visual Strategies to Tell Your Story
  • Ethics in Jury Selection in the Age of MySpace
  • Perspectives on Witness Preparation
  • Constructing Winning Arguments from Focus Groups
  • Stand Up and Act! Presentation Skills Workshop
  • Mastering the Art of Trial Advocacy
  • Implicit Unconscious Bias – The Science, the Myths, and the Reality
  • Lawyers in Your Living Room: Effects on Jurors*
  • Economic Climate Effect on Damages
  • Beyond the Death Penalty Qualifications
  • Closing the Doors to the Courthouse

*Denotes Bryan Cave Powell Goldstein attorney(s) topic(s)


For more information or to register, please click here.