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Lynn A. Kappelman & Dawn Reddy Solowey to Speak on Trial Strategy at Clear Law Institute

“Roadmap for the In-House Lawyer Whose Client is Going to Trial”



3:00 - 4:15 p.m. Eastern

Lynn A. Kappelman, partner of Seyfarth’s Labor & Employment Department and co-chair of the firm’s national trial team and Dawn Reddy Solowey, senior counsel in the Labor & Employment Department, are speakers on an upcoming webinar presented by the Clear Law Institute. The webinar, titled “Roadmap for the In-House Lawyer Whose Client is Going to Trial,” will take place on June 9, 2016 from 3:00 - 4:15 p.m. ET.
An approaching trial date can be daunting for even seasoned in-house counsel.  In this webinar, attendees will learn how to develop a comprehensive trial plan, manage their company’s trial strategy, and develop a true partnership with outside trial counsel.  The speakers will also provide tips from an independent consultant who helps companies and their trial teams to prepare mock trials.  Among other things, the webinar will cover:
  • Getting the attention of senior management
  • Keeping management appropriately informed
  • Identifying and managing trial risks
  • Working with the trial team
  • Facilitating information flow to trial counsel
  • Preparing corporate witnesses and representatives
  • Making strategic and tactical decisions during trial
  • Managing changes with the trial plan
  • Deciding whether and how to conduct a mock jury or focus group
  • Developing a plan for jury selection
  • Maximizing external and internal communications
  • Managing the interplay with insurance carriers
  • Incorporating cutting-edge trial graphics
  • Understanding courtroom decorum
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