From motions in limine to jury selection to opening statements and closing arguments to charging the jury, this course takes you through the anatomy of a federal criminal trial. And more importantly, the course provides essential pointers to help you win your next case. State practitioners can similarly benefit from parallels in trial practice in both Courts.
Taught by experienced criminal attorney Joey Jackson, this course is a crucial introduction to criminal practice for newer lawyers, but also provides a great refresher and proven strategies for the skilled trial attorney.
Joey Jackson is a nationally-recognized criminal defense attorney who has for nearly two decades represented individuals and labor unions in state and federal court. After graduating from Hofstra Law School, Mr. Jackson was appointed Assistant District Attorney under Robert Morgenthau in Manhattan. Following a successful career as a Prosecutor where he received the Distinguished Public Service Award, Mr. Jackson joined the firm of Koehler & Isaacs LLP., where he serves as Senior Trial Counsel specializing in Criminal Defense and Labor & Employment. Prior to Law School, he earned his MPA from SUNY Albany's Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy. While earning his Master's Degree, he worked for the N.Y.S. Assembly Speaker as a Legislative Analyst. He also holds a B.A. from SUNY Brockport, where he participated in the honors program, directed the student-run Legal Information Service, served as student body president, and interned with the N.Y.S. Education Department as well as Congressman Charles B. Rangel (D-NY) in Washington, D.C. In addition to defending clients criminally and representing them in other related matters, he is also employed by CNN/HLN as a Legal Analyst.
This speaker was EXCELLENT! I would enjoy further programming from Joey Jackson on other matters of criminal law.
It is remarkably unusual that I rate anything a 4. This was excellent
This presenter was very passionate and engaging
Very organized, practical and thought out, thanks
I liked it
I enjoyed the presenter. He was interesting, engaging, and practical.
Outstanding course! It is a must for any litigation attorney.
really enjoyed content and manner of presentation
Very well done - loved the example at the end which really brought many concepts into the light.
Great presentation. Very articulate.
Great instructor. This was very helpful. Well done!
Best Lawline course I have taken. Super presentation.
Joey is an outstanding speaker.
i enjoyed the lecturer's energy and confidence. It was an interesting listen for sure.
Best CLE ever!
Great info. Good speaker.
Informative and entertaining
Really great presentation
This presenter was fabulous. The best I have seen.
Exceptionally well done.
frankly Joel is a pleasure to listen to; enthusiastic, lucid, convincing, passionate, logical, and experienced - you can feel his common sense breathing through. great lecturer; thanks for the thought that went into this and for the high entertainment value!!!
Good presentation. Well balanced between actual experiences and academic trial considerations. Thanks!