CLE Program

Persuasiveness in the Courtroom: From Consultation to Trial


Date: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Time: 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Massachusetts Bar Association
Conference Room 101
20 West St
Boston, MA, 02111

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Non-member : $50.00

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A candid and constructive forum with Hon. Robert A. Gordon (ret.), a recently retired District Court judge, who was previously a trial lawyer for more than 20 years. This lunchtime program will focus on how to prepare your case for the courtroom, including:

  • Client & witness preparation
  • Discussion of common evidentiary issues
  • How to prepare to examine witnesses both on cross and direct
  • How to be a persuasive advocate
  • A top 10 list of dos and don'ts in the courtroom


Emily Amara Gordon, Esq., Moderator
Amara Immigration Law LLC, Brookline
Hon. Robert A. Gordon (ret.), Panelist
Massachusetts District Court, Hampden County, Springfield Division

Sponsoring Sections:

Law Practice Management Section
Young Lawyers Division

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