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


Cost: There is no cost to attend this program, however, registration is required.

1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Eastern
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Central
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Pacific
As an in-house lawyer managing litigation, rarely are the stakes as high as when your company is about to go to trial. Since an approaching trial date can be daunting for even seasoned in-house counsel, Seyfarth’s National Trial Team has created this program with strategies and best practices to help you, as in-house counsel, ensure that your company and internal clients are prepared for trial.
In the next installment in Seyfarth’s Trial Education Series, experienced trial attorneys will provide a step-by-step guide to help you develop a comprehensive trial plan, manage your company’s trial strategy, and develop a true partnership with outside trial counsel.
Specifically, the panel will address: 
  • 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


Please contact with questions.