Trying the Virtual Civil Jury Trial


Monday, February 15, 2021
9:00 am - 10:30 am
10:50 am - 11:50 am
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

2:15 pm - 3:45 pm
3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

REGISTER FOR TRYING THE VIRTUAL CIVIL JURY TRIAL


Program Co-Chairs:
Kathleen M. Reilly, Esq.
Brady, Brady & Reilly, LLC
Kearny, NJ

Francisco J. Rodriguez, Esq.
Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C.
Hackensack, NJ

 

SEMINAR AGENDA

9:00 am - 10:30 am    
Establishing a Venue for Conducting the Virtual Trial + The Equipment 
Michael G. Donahue, III, Esq.• Princeton, NJ
Nicholas J. Leonardis, Esq. • Edison, NJ 
Evan J. Lide, Esq. • Princeton, NJ
Christopher M. Placitella, Esq. • Red Bank, NJ


10:30 am - 10:50 am    
Break


10:50 am - 11:50 am    
Voir Dire
Francisco J. Rodriguez, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ

Cross-Examination of Witnesses
James S. Lynch, Esq. • Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 


11:50 am - 1:00 pm    
Lunch


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm    
Opening Statements
Elise R. Sanguinetti, Esq. • Oakland, CA

Direct Examination of Witnesses
Jaime Goldstein, Esq. • Emeryville, CA


2:00 pm - 2:15 pm    
Break


2:15 pm - 3:45 pm    
Judicial Perspective
Hon. Sohail Mohammed, P.J. • Paterson, NJ 
Hon. James P. Savio, J.S.C. • Atlantic City, NJ
Hon. Lisa P. Thornton, A.J. • Freehold, NJ


3:45 pm - 5:15 pm    
Summation
Paul R. D'Amato, Esq. • Egg Harbor Twp., NJ

Ethical Issues in the Virtual Trial
Alexa D’Amato Barrera, Esq. • Egg Harbor Twp., NJ
Diane L. Cardoso, Esq. • Jersey City, NJ


NOTE: Pursuant to Regulation 201:08 regarding Alternate Verifiable Learning Formats, the Board on Continuing Legal Education has allowed all 24 credit hours for the compliance period to be fulfilled through approved courses offered in alternative verifiable learning formats.

MCLE Credits
New Jersey - (Earn 7.60 Credits/Earn 1.20 Ethics Credits)
New York - (Earn 7.50 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics Credits)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 6.0 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics Credits -pending)


This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.60 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 1.20 qualify as hours of credit for Ethics/Professionalism, and 0.0 qualify as hours of credit for Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias.


Course Materials
The seminar course materials will be online for attendees
to download on February 14, 2021.

Registration on or after February 15th: 
An additional $25 will be added to fees for registering on the day of the program.

 

REGISTER FOR TRYING THE VIRTUAL CIVIL JURY TRIAL

 

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