Trial Guides Events

By offering top notch presenters and intermediate to expert level instruction, Trial Guides provides value for the time you spend tending to your CLE requirements. Our events, unless otherwise noted, are restricted to civil plaintiff attorneys and criminal defense attorneys to further enhance your learning experience.

The “Previous CLE Event Agendas” information below is provided to help you collect the information needed for your individual CLE reporting. Find the event you attended from the list below, and you will be able to download an agenda that includes the session schedule, faculty biographies, event description, and accreditation information. Should you require an additional copy of the certificate of attendance, please email with your name and the date and title of the event you attended.

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Event Policies


Continuing Education

August 23-26, 2018

Toledo, OH

The Zen Lawyer & Advocacy (CLE Live Event)

Bringing the Jury to the Core Truths of a Case

Michael Leizerman, Jay Rinsen Weik & Joshua Karton

September 21-23, 2018

Atlanta, GA

Understanding Juror Bias and Decision-Making (CLE Live Event)

Using Social Science to Prepare a Winning Case

David R. Bossart, David A. Wenner, Greg Cusimano, Edward H. Lazarus & Sean Carter

October 5-6, 2018

Los Angeles, CA

David Ball Live Package (CLE Live Event)

David Ball, Artemis H. Malekpour, Joshua Karton & Stuart Teicher

November 2-3, 2018

Scottsdale, AZ

What’s Your 20? (CLE Live Event)

Navigating the Complex Web of Commercial Trucking Cases

Morgan Adams, Joe Fried & Michael Leizerman with Sean Carter

Fireside Chats

Previous CLE Event Agendas

May 19-20, 2017

Miami, FL

Take Back the Courtroom IV (Final Agenda)

Rick Friedman with Roger Dodd, Randi McGinn, Nicholas Rowley, Keith Mitnik & Sari de la Motte

Sept. 22-23, 2017

Las Vegas, NV

Writing Demand Letters (Final Agenda)

Aaron DeShaw, Matt Powell, Morgan Adams, Sean Gamble & Charlette Sinclair

April 6-7, 2018

Washington, DC

David Ball Live Package (Timed Agenda)

David Ball, Artemis H. Malekpour & Keith Mitnik

May 4-5, 2018

Boston, MA

Case Framing CLE (Timed Agenda)

The Science and Art of Advocacy

Mark Mandell with Craig Fox, David Wenner, Randi McGinn, Ben Rubinowitz, Judith Livingston & Joseph A. Power Jr.

June 1-2, 2018

San Francisco, CA

Rules of the Road™ CLE (Timed Agenda)

Patrick Malone with Cliff Atkinson, Dennis Donnelly, Mike Kelly, James B. Lees, Jr., Louise Lipman & Zoe Littlepage