Don't Eat the Bruises Audiobook

How to Foil Their Plans to Spoil Your Case

Keith Mitnik
Don't Eat the Bruises Audiobook
Don't Eat the Bruises Audiobook

Don't Eat the Bruises Audiobook

How to Foil Their Plans to Spoil Your Case

Keith Mitnik
$155.00

Read by the author himself, the Don't Eat the Bruises audiobook gives listeners on-the-go access to one of America's best trial lawyers as he talks them through his case-changing methods.

Keith Mitnik lives in courtrooms. When he’s not in trial, the senior trial counsel for Morgan & Morgan, the largest injury law firm in America, spends his time inventing cutting-edge courtroom strategies. In Don’t Eat the Bruises, Mitnik draws from the hard-won experience of his prolific and innovative career to offer an approachable system for trying and winning cases.

Exploiting juror bias, taking things out of context, and overemphasizing imperfections at trial are all bruises—cheap tricks the defense uses to distract from facts and well-constructed cases. Mitnik offers strategies for dealing with these issues in jury selection, opening statement, and beyond, with a heavy focus on dismantling defenses based on bias, sympathy, and prejudice at the very beginning of your case.

Whether you’re a new lawyer seeking guidance for your first auto case or a seasoned advocate looking for a fresh approach to your next trial, Mitnik’s framework provides you with practical tools to win. His techniques accommodate the nuance of any case—big or small—without the constraints of a soulless, ineffective template.

Dont Eat the Bruises will give you the skill and confidence to get out of your office and into the courtroom to seek full justice on your next case.

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  • Author

  • Details

    CD/Audio Digital Download: 767 minutes; 12 discs; 1st edition(2015); ISBN: 9781941007907;
    Publisher: Trial Guides, LLC
  • Table of Contents

    CD 01 77:13

    1 Title 00:13

    2 Dedication 02:05

    3 Introduction 24:21

     

    Part I Jury Selection: Cutting Out Bias

    4 Chapter 01 - Getting Rid of Bias Lightning-Quick 29:33

    5 Chapter 02 - Educating Jurors about Bias 21:01

     

    CD 02 78:32

    1 Chapter 03 - Identify Those at Risk for Bias 24:40

    2 Chapter 04 - Establishing, Expanding, and Fortifying Cause 31:34

    3 Chapter 05 - Nuances and Common Complications 22:19

     

    CD 03 57:33

    1 Chapter 06 - Identification and Cause Questions for Car Crash Cases 30:56

    2 Chapter 07 - More Identification and Cause Questions 26:38

     

    CD 04 58:35

    1 Chapter 08 - Identification and Cause Questions for Medical Negligence Cases 28:32

    2 Chapter 09 - Wrapping Up Bias 30:03

     

    CD 05 58:08

    1 Chapter 10 - Completing the System after Bias 26:44

    2 Chapter 11 - Putting It All Together 31:24

     

    CD 06 55:25

    Part II The Untapped Power of Opening Statements

    1 Chapter 12 - Getting Ready to Give and Take 28:00

    2 Chapter 13 - Owning Their Favorite Facts 27:27

     

    CD 07 65:48

    1 Chapter 14 - In Context versus Out of Context 39:39

    2 Chapter 15 - The Language of the Case 26:10

     

    CD 08 57:44

    1 Chapter 16 - Rounding Out the Untapped Power of Opening 30:02

     

    Part III The Evidence Phase: Keeping the Lead

    2 Chapter 17 - Direct-Exam-Building on Opening 27:42

     

    CD 09 59:56

    1 Chapter 18 - Cross-Examination-Holding Your Ground 31:11

     

    Part IV Closing: Bearing Fruit to the End

    2 Chapter 19 - Finishing in Full Stride 28:45

     

    CD 10 51:50

    1 Chapter 20 - Holding All the Cards 30:47

    2 Chapter 21 - The Dignity of Damages 21:04

     

    CD11 67:50

    1 Chapter 22 - Damages Models 33:48

    2 Chapter 23 - The If-It-Was-Only Damages Model 34:02

     

    CD12 78:09

    1 Chapter 24 - The Power of Analogy 40:39

     

    Part V Burden of Proof: A Brand-New Way

    2 Chapter 25 - The Civil Burden of Proof 26:57

    3 Conclusion 04:13

    4 Acknowledgements 04:16

    5 Publisher's Note 02:04

Read by the author himself, the Don't Eat the Bruises audiobook gives listeners on-the-go access to one of America's best trial lawyers as he talks them through his case-changing methods.

Keith Mitnik lives in courtrooms. When he’s not in trial, the senior trial counsel for Morgan & Morgan, the largest injury law firm in America, spends his time inventing cutting-edge courtroom strategies. In Don’t Eat the Bruises, Mitnik draws from the hard-won experience of his prolific and innovative career to offer an approachable system for trying and winning cases.

Exploiting juror bias, taking things out of context, and overemphasizing imperfections at trial are all bruises—cheap tricks the defense uses to distract from facts and well-constructed cases. Mitnik offers strategies for dealing with these issues in jury selection, opening statement, and beyond, with a heavy focus on dismantling defenses based on bias, sympathy, and prejudice at the very beginning of your case.

Whether you’re a new lawyer seeking guidance for your first auto case or a seasoned advocate looking for a fresh approach to your next trial, Mitnik’s framework provides you with practical tools to win. His techniques accommodate the nuance of any case—big or small—without the constraints of a soulless, ineffective template.

Dont Eat the Bruises will give you the skill and confidence to get out of your office and into the courtroom to seek full justice on your next case.

Please Note:
If you choose Audio Digital Download, you will receive a zipped file containing an mp3 and m4b file. 
If you are unfamiliar with these file types and what to do with them once downloaded, please see our documentation before purchasing:
Install your audio digital download on an Apple device (iPad, iPod, or iPhone):
— Install your audio digital download on an Android device (phone, tablet, or music player):
— Install your audio digital download on a PC
*We will also send you documentation on digital downloads in an email after you purchase.

What Legal Leaders Are Saying

Keith is a lawyer who can try any case, big or small. He got on my radar screen by being cutting edge. He’s smarter than the average bear. 

— Don Keenan, author of Reptile

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