News — David Ball on Damages 3

$3.42 million Noneconomic Damages Verdict in Hidalgo County, Texas

$3.42 million Noneconomic Damages Verdict in Hidalgo County, Texas

In Hidalgo County, Texas, attorneys Michael Cowen and Malorie Peacock of Cowen Rodriguez and Peacock obtained a just multimillion-dollar verdict for the widow of a man who died during a trench collapse. Read more about how they obtained the verdict.

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New Trial Guides CLE featuring David Ball, Artemis Malekpour and Joshua Karton

New Trial Guides CLE featuring David Ball, Artemis Malekpour and Joshua Karton

Announcing a new Trial Guides live CLE in Los Angeles featuring:

October 5, 2018: David Ball, and Artemis Malekpour covering David Ball on Damages Advances and Innovations.

October 6, 2018: Joshua Karton - Communication Tactics for Persuasive Advocacy using methods from Theater for Trial.

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Trial Guides Live CLE featuring David Ball, Artemis Malekpour and Keith Mitnik

Trial Guides Live CLE featuring David Ball, Artemis Malekpour and Keith Mitnik

Announcing a new Trial Guides live CLE in Washington DC featuring:

April 6, 2018: David Ball, and Artemis Malekpour covering David Ball on Damages Advances and Innovations.

April 7, 2018: Keith Mitnik - Foil their Plan to Spoil Your Case.

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$15 Million Verdict on a $100K Offer

$15 Million Verdict on a $100K Offer
Lawyers Benjamin Cloward and co-counsel Charles Allen use multiple Trial Guides books for lawyers to turn a $100,000 offer into a $15,000,000 trial verdict. Read more about how they achieved this outstanding verdict.
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Trial In Action reviewed in the Whatcom County Bar

Trial In Action reviewed in the Whatcom County Bar
Book Review: From David Ball on Damages to Rules of the Road, numerous books written by experienced trial attorneys give perspective on how to successfully conduct jury trials. What persuades juries? What turns them off? Trial In Action: The Persuasive Power of Psychodrama is one of the newest books to broach the subject. In short, the authors explain how to use psychodrama in trial practice.
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David Ball on Damages 3 Now Available for Pre-Order

David Ball on Damages 3 Now Available for Pre-Order

Trial Guides is pleased to announce the pre-order of David Ball on Damages 3.

David Ball on Damages has been America’s best selling text on proving damages since the release of the brilliant first edition in 2001.  The second (red) edition has been one of the best selling books at Trial Guides.

Now, David Ball on Damages 3 teaches you how to integrate the Reptile and Rules of the Road methods, along with new voir dire techniques, into the classic Damages method.

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Dr. Arthur Croft Reviews David Ball on Damages and Reptile

Dr. Arthur Croft Reviews David Ball on Damages and Reptile
The following is an article by leading spinal injury researcher, Dr. Arthur Croft, on David Ball on Damages, and Reptile, and how these books impact physician's narrative reports in personal injury cases.
Medicolegal Gems: 7 Ways the Doctor's Report Can Favorably Influence the
Outcome. Are Your Reports in Sync?
Let me begin by saying that this is not a book report, nor am I recommending readers to go out and read law books. My intro here is merely to provide, as lawyers would say, foundation. Although few doctors would recognize the name, one of the most influential experts in the legal arena today is David Ball, Ph.D.
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Trial Guides Presents Don Keenan and David Ball's Reptile

Trial Guides Presents Don Keenan and David Ball's Reptile
David Ball and Don Keenan are revolutionizing plaintiff's law with REPTILE: The 2009 Manual of the Plaintiff's Revolution. Learn about the reptile brain, and how and why jurors make the decisions they do. This groundbreaking new research from Ball, Keenan, Jim Fitzgerald, and Gary C. Johnson teaches you how to make tort reform have only a negligible impact on juries. Using the jurors' most primitive instincts of safety and self-preservation, you can show jurors that your case isn't only about getting justice for your plaintiff, but about protecting the entire community.
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Trial Guides Points the Way

Trial Guides Points the Way

I have started going to more seminars, reading more books, watching more video—trying to get beyond "the law" and generic trial techniques, and focusing specifically on how to win plaintiffs’ personal injury trials. It soon became apparent that a new publishing company predominates this niche, publishing and distributing some of today’s most important plaintiffs’ trial materials—Trial Guides.

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Trial Guides Releases David Ball "Welcome to the Revolution" Lecture on Audio CD

Trial Guides Releases David Ball "Welcome to the Revolution" Lecture on Audio CD
David Ball on Damages has been highly praised as one of the most informative, useful, and favorite texts by trial lawyers since its release in 2001. David Ball's research and work has changed the way trial lawyers seek out damages in the tort reform environment. Welcome to the Revolution is a recorded webcast with Dr. David Ball in which he divulges new findings he has discovered in his new research since Damages. This course brilliantly covers tort reform,
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Lawyer Uses David Ball on Damages to Obtain $1.25 Million Verdict

Lawyer Uses David Ball on Damages to Obtain $1.25 Million Verdict

We recently received the following lawyer success story using the methods in David Ball on Damages.

"Sussex County is rural and is arguably one of the most conservative counties in N.J.. Last night at 6pm following an 8 day trial and a 3 hour deliberation, the Sussex County Jury returned a verdict of $1.25m! This represents one of the largest personal injury verdicts in county history and will be front page news tomorrow. Our client Jill Yucius (age 27) sustained an injury to her low back requiring fusion surgery and sustained an injury to her shoulder requiring arthroscopic surgery following an auto accident. The defense attorney had valued the case at less than $200,000...

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Customer Obtains Excess Verdict Using David Ball on Damages

Customer Obtains Excess Verdict Using David Ball on Damages

Trial Guides received the following customer success story from David Ball.

"I just wanted to follow up with you regarding the method described in your book, CDs and seminars on Damages. Thank you for your help.

When I went to the ATLA Damages College I had already read your book on Damages, and listened to your CD. I was comfortable with your method and was looking to refine my skills. The case I worked on at the ATLA Damages seminar was a dental malpractice case where an oral surgeon severed my client's lingual nerve while extracting a lower wisdom tooth, leaving half of his tongue permanently numb.

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Trial Guides Releases David Ball on Damages on Audiobook CD Set

Trial Guides Releases David Ball on Damages on Audiobook CD Set

We are pleased to announce the release of David Ball on Damages in an Audiobook CD set.

When David Ball on Damages was first published in 2001, it changed the way attorneys seek damages. The audio CD set, also available as a book, provides step-by-step guidance for attorneys seeking money for their clients. Ball explains why jurors give, why they do not, and how to motivate them to do the former instead of the latter. He walks readers through voir dire, opening, Direct examination, and closing.  In each phase of the case this set provides practical, effective, and innovative methods for pursuing damages.

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Trial Guides Welcomes David Ball Ph.D.

Trial Guides Welcomes David Ball Ph.D.
Trial Guides is proud to announce a deal with David Ball, Ph.D., to bring his best selling text David Ball on Damages to Audio CD. Ball, the nation's top jury consultant and trial skills trainer, has already read the newly revised Damages text at a recording studio, and Trial Guides expects to have the 15 CD set available by September, 2006. It is the first of two CD series Trial Guides will release with David Ball this year.
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