Dr. Ken Manges Ph.D. | Forensic Psychologist | Expert Witness In light of the upcoming webinar on Voir Dire, on the jury selection process, we wanted to bring your attention to some very recent high profile cases in which jury selection is underway. Early last week, jury selection began in the James Holmes trial. Holmes […]
Dr. Manges Ph.D. | Forensic Psychologist When it comes time for closing arguments, the jurors will have spent the course of the trial forming impressions and opinions about the evidence and your story. It is important that you remain consistent with your story; for your closing argument is a culmination of what has transpired. Hopefully, […]
I share the belief that there are fewer opportunities to do trial work where you will get to practice and pursue your search for charismatic nirvana. But there is a desperate need and an infinite number of opportunities to communicate yourself with compassion, and clarity.
Telling a story when talking to the jury is a must. How you say is even more important than what you say. Framing the important elements of the scenario is an essential part of the litigator’s techniques.