EVIDENCE BOOT CAMP E | 9:00am - 5:00pm | 8 CLE Skill Hours | $400.00
Nicole L. Smith
A IS FOR ATTORNEY | 9:30am - 5:30pm | 8 CLE Skill Hours | $400.00
Experience CDAM’s acclaimed new lawyer session. Learn what a new lawyer needs to know to begin practicing criminal defense: interviewing a client, setting up a file, nuts and bolts of criminal court procedures, Q&A. Morning session is procedure, working lunch. Afternoon session is trial skills.
Lisa Kirsch Satawa
James R. Samuels
YOUR CASE ISSUES | 4pm - 6pm | No CLE Hours Issued | CDAM Members Only |Just Show Up!
Stumped on a strategy? Have questions on a case? This is your opportunity to get feedback and assistance from an experienced CDAM trial attorney. Your Case Issues on Thursday, July 20, is open to CDAM members only and is free. No reservation needed -- just show up. Check in at the registration desk and CDAM staff will direct you to the meeting room.
Rhonda B. Ives
Daniel W. Grow
CDAM BOARD MEETING | 6:15pm All CDAM members are welcome to attend. Those interested in running for CDAM’s Board of Directors must attend a board meeting within the past year.
LODGE PARTY | 7:30pm
At Shanty Creek Lakeside Restaurant. Open to All Conference Registrants. Complimentary Hors D'oeuvres; Cash Bar.
9:00-9:30 Stakeholder Updates by Arthur Jay Weiss, Kristen Staley, Bradley Hall, Kathy Swedlow
9:30-10:45 by Erin VanCampen
11:00-12:00 KEYNOTE: ( ) by Brendon Woods
Working Lunch -- PowerPoint for Lawyers by Kathy Swedlow
Lunch on Your Own
1:00-1;30 Stakeholder Updates
Description: Davin Mann shares the secrets of crafting persuasive stories for court. He shows lawyers how or build on the facts to add a dynamic narrative arc that grabs attention and keeps it. He demonstrates how to make a story resonate by unfolding it strategically while using vocal inflection and body language to make it come alive. Attendees will sharpen their ability to craft a clear, engaging case story.
• Finding the most persuasive narrative angle on your case
• Organizing the flow of spoken material for persuasive impact
• Translating complex legal jargon into plain language
• Increasing fact-finder engagement and retention
• Creating written documents that sound right when spoken
• Projecting confidence and power in the space
Saint Anthony, MN
WORKING LUNCH: SADO Web of Knowledge presented by Kathy Swedlow
PLENARY SESSION: Stakeholder Updates presented by:
Arthur J. Weiss
BREAKOUT SESSION #1
Physics of Collision Reconstruction: Understanding the Basics
Daniel R. Billington, II
Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
Cold Case CSC Panel Discussion on SAKI Prosecutions
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Presenters: Michael D. Hills; Donna Innes; and Christin J. Mehrtens-Carlin.
Don’t be the Cowardly Lion. Tips and Tales from the Bench and Beyond to Give You Courage in the Courtroom!
Amy Ronayne Krause
Michael D. Hills