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Videos

Video clips from previous Trial Advocacy Colleges. (WMV format - broadband connection required)

Director Stephen A. Saltzburg on Advocacy:
The purpose of every part of a trial is to argue your case persuasively.
James J. Brosnahan
James J. Brosnahan on Direct Examination:
The best questions are the most simple.
Terence F. MacCarthy
Terence F. MacCarthy on Cross-Examination:
"I'm going to confess to you that my ideas on cross-examination are quite different."
Mary Lynn Tate
Mary Lynn Tate on Opening Statements:
You will never again look at an opening statement the same way.
Gerald F. Ivey
Gerald F. Ivey Demonstrates a Cross-Examination:
Looking back on it, this must have been the most desperate day of his life.
Stephen A. Saltzburg
Stephen A. Saltzburg on Expert Witnesses:
Pick an Expert who doesn't testify just for the plaintiff or defense.
Mary Kennedy
Mary Kennedy demonstrating a rebuttal.
David Boies
David Boies demonstrating an opening statement.
Justice William J. Brennan
Remarks by the Honorable William J. Brennan, Jr.
Colin Thomas demonstrating a cross-examination.