Negligence Law Section: Civil Justice CPR: Reviving the Dying Art of Trial Lawyering

When:  Oct 11, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM (ET)

Techniques to see, discover and enjoy:

  • Pre-trial tips that allow you to shut down your opponent at trial;
  • High impact openings;
  • Illuminating direct examinations of any kind of witness that will hold a jury's attention;
  • Decisive cross-examinations which will unravel a witness;
  • How to create and use show-stopping demonstrative evidence; and

Closing arguments that move the jury to action.

Michael P. Cash, is a Texas Super Lawyer and a partner in the Houston office of Liskow & Lewis. He is a veteran instructor for the Professional Education Group and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy, and is a dynamic, electric, and practical speaker on the national CLE stage.

Cash has represented plaintiffs and defendants in complex commercial litigation in state and federal courts for more than 20 years. His clients include such heavyweights as Exxon Mobil, PetSmart, Group 1 Automotive, and Lender Processing Services, Inc.

He has recovered millions of dollars for clients in complex commercial litigation and has defended corporate clients across America in areas including trade secret and patent litigation, contractual disputes, ERISA matters, accounting, and legal malpractice.

He has successfully defended energy companies in mass tort litigation, defended a governor’s chief of staff and press secretary in defamation suits, and represented an Enron director in securities litigation.

Cash is a cum laude graduate of Baylor University School of Law where he was editor of, and a contributing author to, the Baylor Law Review. He is a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and the Houston Bar Foundation.

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