The Lorain County Bar Association
Classical Rhetoric and
the Defense of a Criminal Case
Thursday, March 23, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Featuring Attorney James Burge
3.00 General CLE Hours
See how Aristotle and other philosophers would advise on trial tactics.
Each participant should bring to the seminar his/her best “war story” on any aspect of a case (trial, preliminary hearing, or Criminal Rule 12 Hearing) that contained any of the following…that worked and share with us why it was effective:
Voir Dire Direct Examination
Opening Statement Closing Argument
See how ancient principles of persuasion are still applicable and useful to the modern practitioner.
COST: LCBA Member $85.00*
*This total includes the $5 surcharge for credit card payments.
LorMet Community Federal Credit Union
2051 Cooper Foster Park Road
Amherst, OH 44001
Mail Registrations to:
627 Broad Street
Elyria, OH 44035
Cancellation Policy: Individuals canceling up to 48 hours prior to the date of the seminar will be issued a credit for attending a future seminar. Those not attending or those leaving early will receive the course materials in full consideration of the seminar fee paid.