CLE Program

Voir Dire Training: Learn from the experts


Date: Monday, March 16, 2015
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Runtime: 4:00h

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Now that Massachusetts attorneys are allowed to question prospective jurors in civil and criminal trials throughout the Superior Court, learn how to conduct voir dire from experts who have used it successfully.

With the passage of Chapter 254 of the Acts of 2014 last August, Massachusetts joined 39 other states that allow some form of attorney-conducted voir dire. The law not only permits attorneys to question potential jurors and screen for bias in Superior Court trials, it also allows attorneys to suggest a monetary amount for damages suffered by a plaintiff in a civil trial. The Massachusetts Bar Association advocated strongly for both measures.

Visit the MBA's Voir Dire Resource Center for voir dire protocols, alerts and other useful information. 


Marsha V. Kazarosian, Esq., Program Chair
Kazarosian Costello LLP, Haverhill
Hon. Peter Lauriat, Panelist
JAMS, Boston
Hon. Maynard Kirpalani, Panelist
Hon. Bonnie MacLeod-Mancuso, Panelist
JAMS, Boston
Bud DeLuca, Esq., Panelist
DeLuca & Associates, Providence
Annette Gonthier-Kiely, Esq., Panelist
Annette Gonthier Kiely & Associates PC, Salem
Carolyn McGowan, Esq., Panelist
CPCS-Malden, Malden
Christopher Parkerson, Esq., Panelist
Campbell Conroy & O’Neil, P.C., Charlestown
Douglas K. Sheff, Esq., Panelist
Sheff & Cook, Boston

Sponsoring Sections:

Civil Litigation Section

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