Remote Advocacy

Defense Research Institute (DRI) Young Lawyers Committee Webinar



Monday, June 22, 2020
2:00 PM-3:00 PM CST

This program will address best practices in remote advocacy, including appearances at depositions, hearings, and trials. We will identify technologies that can improve your presentation during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond. Further, we will show pitfalls to avoid in this remote world, including the prior exchange of exhibits, preparing witnesses for remote testimony, coordinating with opposing counsel for stipulations on presentation, and other technological considerations.

Who Should Attend

  • First chair lawyers
  • Associates or other supporting lawyers who will be providing behind the scenes assistance
  • Litigation support personnel

What You Will Learn

  • Best practices for remote hearings, depositions, and trials
  • Pitfalls to avoid
  • Witness preparation
  • Remote trial strategy and presentation
  • Technology that can assist

Other Speakers

Thomas H. Wyatt (Quattlebaum Grooms & Tull PLLC)