"Rest assured that jurors do not sit neutral and detached. They choose sides early. As such, the opening statement carries with it the greatest opportunity to influence the outcome of the case"
Consisting of nearly 4 hours of trial tactics and strategies for verdict shaping Opening Statements, this program was filmed live during 2014 and includes the lecture on General Principles, and provides a single source of unique, tried, tested and highly successful techniques for presenting your Opening in its most powerful and persuasive manner.
The lecture is presented by Michael J. Colucci, a senior partner at the RI law firm of Olenn & Penza, LLP and founding member of Verdict Shaper, LLC. Mr. Colucci has tried dozens and dozens of cases for several RI municipalities and their police departments as well as various national general liability insurance carriers. He has never lost a jury verdict in 25 years of Federal Court practice. His opponents have included premier local and nationally recognized trial attorneys, including original members of the "O.J. Dream Team".
The program starts with a 95 minute discussion on the General Principles applicable to all phases of the trial process and follows with over 2 hours of proven best strategies and techniques for delivering powerful and persuasive Opening Statements. The related textbook is included free with your purchase. Shipping is also free.
Attendees at these seminars have uniformly rated each program as "excellent" and containing highly valuable and practical information for the trial of cases, both jury and non jury.
"I make you this promise. This program will greatly enhance your confidence and competence in the presentation of your next case and will provide an efficient and economical method for training your associates", Michael J. Colucci, Esq.