Speaking

Presentation Name Conference Date
Voir Dire, Opening Statements, Trial Themes, National Police Accountability Project 2016
Proving Causation in Auto Trials New Jersey Assoc. for Justice Boardwalk Seminar, Atlantic City, NJ 2016
Voir Dire Questions You Must Ask in Auto Crash Cases 360 Advocacy, Las Vegas, NV 2016
Depositions WSBA New Lawyers 2016
Eliminating the Soft Tissue Myth: Spine Injuries are Serious AAJ Jazzfest Seminar, New Orleans 2016
Proving Causation in Auto Trials New Jersey Assoc. for Justice Boardwalk Seminar, Atlantic City, NJ 2016
The Non-Monotone Opening Statement Idaho Trial Lawyers Assoc. Annual Convention, Sun Valley, ID 2016

Direct Exam the Oprah Way

WSAJ Webinar

2016
Persuasive PowerPoint at Trial Indiana Trial Lawyers Assoc. 51st Annual Institute 2015
Voir Dire

WSBA Trial Advocacy CLE

2014
Persuasive Powerpoint at Trial Vermont Trial Lawyers Association

2014

Big Picture Little Details Wyoming AJ Annual Conf, Des Moines, Iowa 2014
Luvera Seminar moderator WSAJ 2014 Annual Convention 2014
Harnessing you power WSAJ Women's Retreat 2014

Use of Technology at Trial to Enhance Your Case

WSBA Litigation CLE 2013
Persuasive Powerpoint at Trial

Vancouver, BC Trial Lawyers Ass'n

2013

Building the Vocational Damages Case WSAJ Auto Seminar 2013
Persuasive Powerpoint at Trial

Vancouver, BC Trial Lawyers Ass'n

2013

Persuasive Powerpoint at Trial Vermont Trial Lawyers Association

2013

Big Picture Little Details

WYTLA Convention Laramie, Wyoming

2013

Using Metaphors, Allegories & Similes in Closing

Belli Seminar, San Franciso

2013

Persuasive Powerpoint at Trial AAJ Annual Convention

2013

Traumatic Brain Injury & Spinal Cord Injuries

AAJ Annual Convention

2013

Using Metaphors, Allegories & Similes in Closing Nevada Trial Lawyer Association (hosted in Seattle)

2013

Persuasive Powerpoint at Trial

Colorado Annual Convention

2013

Opening Statement WSBA Trial Advocacy Program

2012

Persuasive Powerpoint at Trial

Vancouver B.C. Trial Lawyers Association

2013

Opening Statement WSBA Trial Advocacy Program

2012

Persuading Jurors with Moral Arguments

North Dakota Assn for Justice Boardwalk Seminar

2012

De Ben Esse Deposition of Your Treating Physician New Jersey Assn for Justice Boardwalk Seminar 2012
Trial Practice Montana Trial Lawyers Association 2012
Proving Invisible Traumatic Brain Injuries AAJ Phoenix midwinter convention 2012
Traumatic brain injury and preexisting conditions Annual Convention 2011
Opening Statement WSBA Trial Advocacy Program 2011
Understanding Diverse Cultures Perspective on Emotional Injury and Consortium Claims WSAJ Annual Convention 2011
Persuasive brain injury trial techniques Utah Association for Justice 2011
Traumatic brain injury and preexisting conditions Annual Convention 2011
Polarizing the brain injury case AAJ Brain Injury Seminar Atlanta 2011

Demonstration: Overcoming Defense Themes & Tactics in Opening

AAJ Annual Convention 2011
Valuation and Life Expectancy in Spinal Cord Injury Cases AAJ Annual Convention 2011
And then the Jury Clapped: How to Present Extremely Demonstrative Evidence. AAJ Annual Convention 2011
Opening Statement Washington State Bar Association 2010
Extremely demonstrative evidence Washington State Association for Justice 2010
Refocusing the jury in voir dire Washington State Association for Justice 2010
Morality based closing arguments Trial Stars in New York 2010
Messaging - turning weaknesses into strengths Trial Lawyers of the Year CLE 2010
Morality based closing argument Arizona Trial Lawyers Association 2010
Plaintiff closing argument - demonstration in brain injury case American Association for Justice 2010
Discovery in UIM insurance bad faith American Association for Justice 2010
Ethical dilemmas in traumatic brain injury cases American Association for Justice 2010
Closing argument in a car crash case Washington State Association for Justice 2009
Objectifying the plaintiff’s case: visual images that make a difference Idaho Convention 2009
Keynote speaker: our inspirational clients Idaho Convention 2009
How to try a case without a focus group Belli Seminar San Francisco 2009
Closing argument AAJ Las Vegas 2009
Maximizing damages in inadequate security cases AAJ Convention 2009
Closing argument AAJ Convention 2009
E-trial 1.01 WSAJ 2008
Objectifying the Plaintiff's Case Vancouver TLA 2008
PowerPoint - Objectifying the Plaintiff's Case National Webinar 2008
Voir Dire King County Bar Association 2008
Objectifying the Plaintiff's Case in Trial Iowa Trail Lawyers Convention 2008
Art of Advocacy Idaho School of Law 2008
Representing Minorities in the Court Room - Voir Dire AAJ Convention 2008
Fighting Protective Orders in Insurance Bad Faith Cases AAJ 2008
Objectifying plaintiff's case at trial Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association convention 2007
Powerpoint revolution WSTLA 2007
Videotape deposition of the insurance adjuster WSTLA 2007
"Crash" WSAJ 2007
Maximizing Powerpoint to objectify the plaintiff's case Trial Smith webinar 2007
Plaintiff Direct Exam National Webinar 2007
Witness preparation - lay and expert witnesses American Association of Justice midyear convention 2007
Overcoming insurance defense tactics American Association of Justice 2007
Battling the "Tencer" defense WSTLA 2006
New Important Laws - Ethel Adams WSTLA 2006
Electronic medial and visual aids at oral argument WSBA 2006
The elements of litigation - chair WSBA 2006
Voir Dire WSBA 2006
Calculating and proving damages NBI 2006
How the case of Ethel Adams changed the law Marvin Belli Seminar 2006
Litigating major auto injury and death cases Idaho Trial Lawyers Association 2006
Handling the minority plaintiff case American Association of Justice convention 2006
Battling the comparative fault defense American Association of Justice Convention 2006
Voir Dire American Association of Justice 2006
Persuading a hostile jury Wyoming Trial Lawyer Association 2005
Creative pretiral strategic moves WSTLA 2005
Summation WSTLA 2005
Maters in Trial Program American Board of Trial Advocates 2005
expert biomechanic American Association of Justice midyear convention 2005
Perpetuating the treating doctor by videotape American Association of Justice convention 2005
Preparing your client for deposition American Association of Justice 2005
Strategies for seeking damages in wrongful death and survival cases WSTLA 2004
Opening Statement WSBA 2004
Mock trial with technology Seattle University Law School 2004
Depositions & testimony - surviving on the stand Mental Health Professional's People's Law School 2004
Opening statement in an MTV generation Iowa Trial Lawyers Association 2004
Convincing the jury of probable needs American Association of Justice midyear convention 2004
Trial techniques American Association of Justice convention 2004
Colossus computer software American Association of Justice 2004
Cross exam of an expert - with David Ball American Association of Justice 2004
Litigating auto cases - juries, damages and discovery American Association of Justice 2004
Voire dire and cross exam of the defense medical examiner WSTLA convention 2003
Litigating with Farmers insurance WSTLA 2003
Arguing Liability WSTLA 2003
Opening Statement WSBA 2003
Colossus insurance computer software Wisconsin Trial Lawyers Association convention 2003
Colossus insurance computer software San Jose Trial Lawyers Association 2003
Colossus and how to litigate motor vehicle cases San Diego trial lawyers association 2003
Powerpoint in opening and closing Melvin Belli seminar 2003
Colossus insurance computer software Colorado trial lawyers blockbuster seminar 2003
Case of Kristopher Kime American Association of Justice convention 2003
Colossus insurance computer software American Association of Justice convention 2003
Alternative theories in insurance bad faith cases American Association of Justice convention 2003
Preparing for Depositions DVD