On Demand Program

Permission to Approach? A judge’s take on etiquette and argument in the courtroom


Aired Date: Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Runtime: 2:00h

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Non-member : $50.00
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Are you worried about your first courtroom appearance on behalf of a client? Come hear the Honorable Robert A. Gordon and the Honorable Peter A. Velis  (ret.) provide tips, tricks, guidance and insight into the how-to’s of the district and superior court.

Judges Gordon and Velis will discuss:

• How to present a case in court
• How to argue effectively and
• What common mistakes to avoid

This is a can’t-miss event co-sponsored by the Young Lawyers Division and the Civil Litigation Section


Victoria M. Santoro, Esq., Program Co-chair
Meehan, Boyle, Black & Bogdanow , Boston
Todd M. Torres, Esq., Program Co-chair
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. , Boston
Hon. Robert A. Gordon, Panelist
Amara Immigration Law, LLC , Brookline
Hon. Peter A. Velis (ret.), Panelist
Velis Law , Westfield

Sponsoring Sections:

Civil Litigation Section
The Sole Practitioner and Small Firm Section
Young Lawyers Division

NOTE: This is a previously recorded MBA On Demand product.
When you register, you will receive a link via email to the previously recorded MBA On Demand program and its ePublication. Your member profile will also contain a permanent link to the MBA On Demand version of the program.

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