An opportunity for Trial Lawyers to learn the latest winning strategies from top trial lawyers, consultants and experts at the Belli Seminar on October 14th in San Jose, California
Online PR News – 12-October-2011 – – San Jose, CA --- The Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association is hosting the Belli Seminar on Friday, October 14th in San Jose, California. The seminar is a plaintiff-oriented program moderated by Melvin Caesar Belli, son of the late "King of Torts". In the tradition of the late Melvin Belli, the seminar is a venue for top trial lawyers, consultants and experts to share cutting-edge trial strategies and tactics with plaintiff attorneys.
Among those presenting will be attorney Benedict P. Morelli, founding partner of Morelli Ratner PC in New York. Mr. Morelli recently received the largest verdict in the United States for a polio vaccine victim and the largest verdict ($95 million) for a single plaintiff in a sexual harassment employment discrimination case.
Attorney presenters include Mark Geragos, the only lawyer besides Johnnie Cochran ever named “Lawyer of the Year” in both Criminal and Civil arenas; Karen K. Koehler, nicknamed the “Velvet Hammer” by some of her adversaries; John Gomez, twice San Diego Trial Lawyer of the Year; Robert Allard, currently litigating the largest child molestation scandal in USA Amateur Athletics; Tom Brandi, fresh off a $29 million verdict; Dan Christensen, speaking on “Maximizing Your Case Value”; Alejandro Blanco, $31.6 million verdict against DUI driver using Gerry Spence’s trial methods of “storytelling” and “truth and love”; Anna Dubrovsky, Courtney Yoder and James Towery.
Tommy Malone dubbed the “Prince of Torts” by the late Melvin Belli and Jude Basile, named Trial Lawyer of the Year three times by his peers, will conduct and demonstrate their jury de-selection process using a mock jury.
The lineup of speakers also includes Casey Anthony Trial Consultant, Dr. Amy Singer. Dr. Singer and her firm revolutionized the use of social media to drive trial strategy by analyzing tens of thousands of highly-charged social media opinions, and using them to help the Casey Anthony defense craft their strategy. Singer is a pioneer and nationally acknowledged authority in the field of litigation psychology.
Trial consultants include Tammy Metzger, “Juror Responses to Reptilian Methods”. Metzger offers litigation support and trial advocacy workshops, which teach cutting-edge techniques and are endorsed by David Ball. Ted Brooks, Litigation-Tech, is a leader in trial presentation and legal technology. He has provided trial presentation services in many high-profile cases, including the LA Dodgers divorce trial (with David Boies) and the Robert Blake murder trial.
Santa Clara County Trial Association reports that there are still a few seats remaining for those that wish to attend, but they will be allocated to those who RSVP in advance.