Presentations

Principles of Cross-Examination in Federal Court: Testimony from the Masters

Date
November 19, 2009
Location
Forsgate Country Club
Address
375 Forsgate Drive, Jamesburg, New Jersey
Speaker
Mark S. Olinsky
Sponsor
The Association of the Federal Bar of New Jersey
Description

Topics discussed will include:

  • Cross examining the witness who has extreme bias
  • Cross examining the witness with no apparent bias
  • Cross examining the expert witness
  • Cross examining the summary witness or witnesses about the result of computer analysis
  • Cross examining the witness on prior inconsistent statements
  • Prior convictions and prior conduct involving fraud or dishonesty
  • Utilizing Demonstrative Evidence on cross-examination
  • Anticipating re-direct examination: the danger of opening the door
  • Preparing the witness for cross-examination
  • Using the deposition to set up trial cross-examination