Join Professor Charles Becton and the Mock Trial Board for the third of three sessions on trial litigation skills. This session will focus on writing and presenting opening and closing speeches and will feature a Q & A with Professor Becton. Mock Trial Board members will provide further information on the program and the process for trying out for the Board through the Twiggs-Beskind Cup Tournament. All students are encouraged to attend but particularly those students who may be interested in trying out for the Mock Trial Board. Lunch will be provided. For more information, contact Rebecca Kitchens at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Trial Skills: Opening and Closing Speeches
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