Using Humor in the Law (Live Webinar)

Using Humor in the Law (Live Webinar)
4.5 CLE Hours (w/ 1.0 Prof. Conduct) • Event #200715OT • Easy Pass Eligible
M: $180/$200 •NM: $245/$265 • Paralegal/Non-Attorney: $140/$160

PLEASE NOTE: This is a live interactive webinar that can be viewed on your own computer remotely. Participants will receive 4.5 hours of Live CLE credit (including 1.0 Prof. Conduct). After registering for the course, you will receive a SEPARATE email from Zoom with a personalized link to access the live webinar. You must use your unique link in order to receive CLE credit for attending.

Using Humor in the Law
July 15, 2020 (12:00pm-4:45pm on Zoom)

Using Humor in the Law
  • The Benefits of Laughter in the Practice of Law
  • Dealing with Difficult People and Clients
  • Communicating with Clients and the Court Using Humor
  • The Rules and Best Practices for Levity in Communication: A Review of ORPC 3.1 – 3.5 (Meritorious Claims, Candor, Fairness and Decorum as an Advocate)
"Improvising" Your Legal Practice
  • The Nexus Between Oral Advocacy and Improvisation
  • Tips to Being Verbally Nimble in the Courtroom
  • Achieving Effective Courtroom Awareness
  • Interactions with Opposing Counsel
Cross Examination Tips from Vinny Gambini
  • The Elements of Effective Cross Examination
  • Delivering a Killer Cross
  • Adapting your Cross to your Case
  • Best Practices for Structuring Your Cross Examination
Knockout Bench Slaps and How to Avoid Them
  • Creating and Maintaining a Relationship with the Court
  • Courtroom Decorum and Avoiding Friction that Leads to Bias (ORPC 3.1 et seq)
  • Maintaining the Integrity of the Professional (ORPC 8.1 et seq)
  • Examples of the Worst Bench Confrontations in History: Learning What Not to Do by Watching Courtroom Knockouts!
Joel Oster, Esq, Comedian of Law LLC
7/15/2020 12:00 PM - 7/15/2020 4:45 PM
Columbus Bar Association 175 South Third Street Suite 1100 Columbus, Ohio 43215

Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Please select this option if you want printed materials. Electronic materials will be available at no cost.
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
7/15/2020 12:00 PM

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