Opening statement

Foundations, anchors, and opening statements

Foundations, anchors, and opening statements

Skimming through notes on my iphone from the past year or so, I came across one that I wrote about...

Every successful case starts with an act of imagination

Every successful case starts with an act of imagination

A few days ago I found this article, written by professor Steven Lubet at the Northwestern University School of Law,...

Tell me more

Tell me more

Once upon a time . . . And every day . . . Until one day . . . And...

Opening statements – learning from the plaintiff’s bar

Opening statements – learning from the plaintiff’s bar

There are obvious differences between civil and criminal trials, but I am finding that criminal defense lawyers can learn a...