Previous Seminars

Trial Lawyers Associations

  • April 4, 2008, Women’s Caucus of AJJ, “Get More Bang for your Buck with Early Jury Research.”
  • Montgomery County Bar, Personal Injury Section, January 18, 2008.
  • Connecticut Bar Association’s Federal Practice Section, January 15, 2008, New Haven, CT.
  • D.C. Defense Lawyers Annual Convention, Bellagio, Las Vegas, October 6, 2007, Bellagio, Las Vegas. 
  • “Winning Jury Strategies,” sponsored by the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Oct. 14, 2005.
  • ABA Annual Meeting, Labor & Employment Committee Chair Meeting, Atlanta, GA, August 6, 2004.
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Employment Litigation Section, March 26, 2004.
  • D.C. Bar Association, Litigation Section, “Litigation Strategies: Improving the Odds with Focus Groups and Voir Dire Strategies.” May 25, 2004.
  • D.C. Trial Lawyers Association, Medical Malpractice Seminar, March, 2004
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Civil Justice Foundation, March, 2004
  • ATLA-NJ Annual Meeting, Labor & Employment Section, Atlantic City, N.J., April 2003
  • ABA Annual Meeting, Labor & Employment Committee Chair Meeting, Washington, D.C., August 2002
  • ATLA, Medical Trial Skills College, Tempe, AZ, January 1998
  • CTLA – Criminal Litigation Section, New Haven, CT, April 1998
  • NITA, American Board of Trial Advocates, Hamden, CT, Sept. 1997
  • Massachusetts Trial Attorneys, February 1997
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, College of Evidence, June 1994 

State and Local Bar Associations:

  • Massachusettes CLE, August 12, 2008, “The Art of Trying a Case by Jury.”
  • Connecticut Bar Association’s Annual Meeting, Hartford Convention Center. “Mastering Voir Dire – Learning Effective Jury Selection Techniques. June 18, 2007.
  • D.C. Bar: “The Nuts and Bolts of Litigating Disability Discrimination Cases: Plaintiff’s and Defendant’s Perspective.” May 1, 2007.
  • Portsmouth/Norfolk VA Bench Bar Conference, Norfolk VA Circuit Court. April 26, 2006.  Norfolk and Portsmouth VA Bar Association, Trial Advocacy CLE, September 29, 2005. 
  • Montgomery County Bar’s 111th Annual Meeting,  Gaining the Strategic Advantage: How to use focus groups to win cases and tips on effective voir dire preparation in restrictive jurisdictions. May 6, 2005.
  • Connecticut Public Defenders, “Mastering Voir Dire,” December 2, 2004.
  • Virginia Bar Association, 34th Annual Conference, Labor Relations and Employment Law Section, October 1, 2004.
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Equal Employment Law Update, February 2004
  • MICPEL CLE, “Mastering Voir Dire,” Columbia, MD, November 2003
  • Richmond County Bar, Bench/Bar Conference, October 2003
  • Hartford County Bar Association, “Mastering Voir Dire,” Hartford, CT, May 2003
  • Baltimore County Bar Association, Towson, MD, April 2003
  • Anne Arundel Bar Association, Annual Convention, Chesapeake, MD, March 2003
  • Remodeling Leadership Conference: Improving the Odds: Risk Management Techniques for Growing Companies, May 2002
  • Women’s Bar Association, Washington, D.C. Bar, December 2001
  • Great American Insurance Company Ethics CLE, Las Vegas NV, October 2001
  • Maryland Bar Association, Employment Section, Annual Meeting Ocean City, MD, June 2001
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Litigation Section, New Haven, CT, February 2001
  • Hartford County Bar Association, “Jury Verdicts in Connecticut,” October 1999
  • Fairfax County Bar Association, Fairfax City, VA, March 1998
  • Lehigh County Bar Association, Annual Convention, Taminent, PA, October 1997
  • Old Dominion Bar Association, Crystal City, VA, June 1997
  • Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association, Annual Meeting, June 1995

Employment Lawyers Associations 

  • National Employment Law Lawyers Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 2008.
  • New England Regional NELA conference, May 9, 2008.
  • Connecticut Employment Lawyers’ Association, New Haven, CT, October 16, 2007
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Employment Section Meeting, September 20, 2007. 
  • Washington, D.C. Continuing Legal Education, Litigating Disability Discrimination Cases, May, 2007. 
  • Connecticut Employment Lawyers Association, New Haven, CTApril 5, 2006. 
  • National CLE Conference in Snowmass, CO,Labor & Employment Law Program, Jan.7, 2006. “Effective Trial Tactics.”
  • Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association, February, 2005.
  • Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Assoc., September 2002
  • Natl. Employment Lawyers Assoc., Tri-State Conference, Princeton, N.J., February 2002
  • Natl. Employment Lawyers Assoc., 13th Annual Convention, Orlando, FL, June 2002
  • Natl. Employment Lawyers Assoc., 11th Annual Convention, Washington, D.C., June 2000
  • Employment Law Trial Skills Conference, St. Petersburg, FL, July 1999
  • Massachusetts Employment Lawyers Assoc., Regional Meeting, Framingham, MA, May 1999
  • Natl. Employment Lawyers Assoc., 9th Annual Convention, Monterey, CA, June 1998
  • Inns of Court, Employment Section, Montclair, NJ, September 1996
  • Natl. Employment Lawyers Assoc., 6th Annual Convention, Waterville Valley, NH, June 1995