Jury Selection & Communicating with Jurors

A Program For The Defense

in Plano, Texas, USA

The Center for American and International Law
5201 Democracy Drive
Plano, Texas 75024

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Credits:MCLE Credit will be available

Overview

This program focuses on changes in the world of jury selection that affect Texas criminal defense lawyers. Jennifer Lapinski & Robert Hirschhorn of Cathy E. Bennett & Associates, Inc. return as course directors for this program, and the faculty will discuss how to make jury selection as effective and efficient as possible.  Presentations during this non-capital course will include case law updates, ethical issues, and jury selection from a Judge’s perspective.

This course is funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.

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For more details, download the online brochure.

Who Should Attend?

With the exception of invited faculty, attendance is limited to defense attorneys and those who directly assist them in Criminal Defense Litigation.

Testimonials

“This was an excellent program because of the quality and experience of the presenters.”

“Very helpful & speakers gave good materials that will help later when needed for trial prep.”

“[Liked best] The topic specific presentations for various crimes”

-- from past Participants at this program

Schedule and Faculty

More information coming soon! Anticipated times for the program’s start/recess:

8:30 am Check-in & Registration – 4:30 pm Adjourn

Lunch will be provided.

Overnight Accommodations

Hyatt Place Plano welcomes our guests attending Jury Selection, at The Center for American and International Law. We have set aside a block of rooms with a group rate of $100/night, plus applicable fees/taxes for 4/5/2018-4/6/2018.

Please make your reservations by 3/22/2018. As long as the reservation is made by this date, and the group block has availability, you will receive the group rate. Any reservations not received on or before this cut-off date are subject to hotel availability at the best available prevailing rate.

Booking Instructions

Book online

Type in Arrival/Departure Dates
Enter Group/Corporate #: G-CL94
or
Call 888-HYATT-HP (888.492.8847) or 972.378.3997

Dates available: 4/5/2018-4/6/2018
Mention the group name: CAILAW / Jury Selection

  • A valid credit card is required to make reservations
  • Tax Exemption Certificates and Credit Card Authorization Forms may be faxed to the hotel directly at 972.608.4427 prior to your arrival.

Other Information

Cancellation Policy

Written cancellation must be received 5 business days prior to a program to receive a refund (Email: lgaspar@cailaw.org). After this date, no refunds, but substitution of attendees for this program will be permitted with prior approval. Registrants not entitled to a refund will receive the course materials.

Nondiscriminatory Policy

The Center for American and International Law does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected status in educational activities, scholarship programs or admissions.

Registrar: +1.972.244.3404
Fax: +1.972.244.3401
E-Mail: cail@cailaw.org