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Evidence and Objections
Date: 10/16/2013
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: Continuing Legal Education
Experience Level: Basic to Intermediate
MCLE Credit: As of 10/15/2015, this program is no longer eligible for MCLE Credit.
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Objection! Leading. . .beyond the scope of direct. . .improper foundation. . .Evidentiary objections can be the bane of the trial lawyer's existence. One of the greatest fears for the less experienced practitioner is the prospect of not knowing the proper steps to admit a crucial piece of evidence. Attend this seminar and lay your fears to rest.

Hear experienced trial lawyers advise you how to avoid potential pitfalls. Learn when to ask for a side bar and how to present your case smoothly and persuasively without irritating the judge and jury.

Successful Strategy in Drafting Motions in Limine-When Not to "Flag" Issues
How Many Motions is Too Many
Effective Psychological Techniques
When to "Give" and When to "Dig In"
Michael E. Holden, Romanucci & Blandin

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