2011 • $82.00 • 530 pp • paperElectronic Teacher's Manual available
The Art and Science of Trial Advocacy, Second Edition, guides the reader through the trial process, suggesting techniques and strategies for each stage of the trial process—pretrial, trial, and post-trial motions; jury selection; opening statements; direct and cross-examination; and closing arguments. Included are illustrative transcripts explaining how to use the various techniques in an actual case, detailed guidance on the effective use of expert witnesses, and practical direction on the incorporation of exhibits and demonstrative evidence into case presentations. The book discusses basic principles of effective communication and persuasion, including the importance of the advocate's credibility and examples of how to develop case presentations that maximize the persuasive impact on judges and juries. The appendix includes the Federal Rules of Evidence.
Additionally, the new Second Edition:
|by H. Mitchell Caldwell, Carol A. Chase, Naomi Goodno, L. Timothy Perrin2017, 514 pp, paper, ISBN: 978-1-5310-0368-5 $82.00 Available on Kindle|
If you are a professor teaching in this field you may request a complimentary copy.