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On-site registration will be available at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans (3rd Floor) on both days. First presentation starts at 8:30 a.m. on both days.Online registration is closed.

Move freely between the "Winning with the Masters" and "Review of Louisiana Law" programs at this two-day conference that includes ethics and professionalism. Speaker materials will be available for download only.


Pre-paid registrants may download materials here.

Pre-paid Ethics and Professionalism only registrants may download materials here.

The program begins at 8:30 a.m and ends at 5:15 p.m. both days.

Ethics: Thursday, December 12, at 3:15 p.m.
Professionalism: Thursday, December 12, at 4:15 p.m.

"Review of Louisiana Law" speakers to include:
Ethics 2019 and Beyond
    Associate Justice Scott J. Crichton; Louisiana Supreme Court; New Orleans (biography)
Tom on Torts
    Dean Thomas C. Galligan Jr.; LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center; Baton Rouge (biography)
Louisiana Law on Spoliation
 Jeffrey M. Bassett; Morrow, Morrow, Ryan, Bassett & Haik; Opelousas (biography)
Tips, Tools, and Techniques for the Modern Litigator
    Gary N. Boutwell II; Anderson | Boutwell | Traylor; Hammond (biography)
Dynamic CrossExamination of Medical Experts 
    Aaron Broussard; Broussard & Hart, L.L.C.; Lake Charles (biography)
Case Outcome: It's the Little Things That Sometimes Make the Difference
    Larry Curtis; Larry Curtis, APLC; Lafayette (biography)
Motions for Summary Judgment
    John Neale deGravelles; deGravelles & Palmintier; Baton Rouge (biography)
To Agree or Not to Agree to Confidentiality in Agreements
Jennifer Greene; Scott, Vicknair, Hair & Checki, LLC; New Orleans (biography)
PROFESSIONALISM: The Trial Lawyer's Journey
    Stephen J. Herman; Herman, Herman & Katz, LLC; New Orleans (biography)
Insurance Bad Faith Law and Practice
    Robert E. KleinpeterKleinpeter & Schwartzberg, L.L.C.; Baton Rouge (biography)
Jurisdictional Issues: Compelling OutofState Defendants to Appear at Trial; Snap Removal
    Mickey P. Landry; Landry & Swarr, L.L.C.; New Orleans (biography)
Negligent Credentialing in Medical Malpractice Cases
    Kara Hadican Samuels; Kara Hadican Samuels & Associates, LLC; New Orleans (biography)
Venue Matters in Personal Injury Cases
    Alonzo T. Stanga III; Stanga & Mustian, P.L.C.; Metairie (biography)

"Winning with the Masters" speakers to include:
Tell Me a Story
    Rainey Booth; Littlepage Booth Leckman; Houston, TX (biography)
Developing Visual Strategies to Win Even the Toughest Cases
    Lesley Ann Clement; Clement & Associates; Sacramento, CA (biography)
Rules and Remedies When the Client Rear–Ends an 18–Wheeler — PLUS
  Robert L. Collins; Robert L. Collins & Associates; Houston, TX (biography)
Taking and Defeating Expert Depositions
    Sean C. Domnick; Domnick Cunningham & Whalen; Palm Beach Gardens, FL (biography)
Dealing with Deposition Obstruction
    Mark R. Kosieradzki; Kosieradzki Smith Law Firm, LLC; Minneapolis, MN (biography)
Voir Dire: Tips to Get Potential Jurors to Talk
    Patricia C. Kuendig; Dodd & Kuendig; Park City, UT (biography)
Trial: Recognize Client's Need for Pain and Suffering Recovery
    Joseph H. Low IV
; The Law Firm of Joseph H. Low IV; Long Beach, CA (biography)
The Last Word
Tobias L. Millrood; Pogust Millrood, LLC; Conshohocken, PA (biography)
Juror’s Brains and Bias: Neuropersuasion
   Joel Robbins; Robbins & Curtin, PLLC; Phoenix, AZ (biography)
Cross–Examination of the Defense Damages Expert
    Patrick A. Salvi, II; Salvi Schostok & Pritchard; Chicago, IL (biography)
Identifying, Handling and Trying the TBI Case
    Bruce H. Stern; Stark & Stark - Attorneys at Law; Lawrenceville, NJ (biography)
Being Poor Is Not a Crime: The Fight Against Unconstitutional Money Bail
    Alexandra G. White; Susman Godfrey, LLP; Houston, TX (biography)

Because program is planned months in advance and trial schedules can vary, agenda is subject to change.


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