Continuing Legal Education

All-Star Trial Advocacy (11/29/12)

All-Star Trial Advocacy


VIDEO REPLAY - - Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Legal Services of the Southern Piedmont Annex - Limited Seating


CLE Credit:

5.5 Total Hours (4.0 General + 1.5 Ethics)



$240 Attorney Rate

$170 Leary Bar Member Rate

$120 Paralegal Rate

$55 LSSP/LANC Rate



Legal Services of the Southern Piedmont Annex

1431 Elizabeth Ave, Charlotte 28204


Special Info:

8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. CLE Training


Program Planners:

This program is presented by The John S. Leary Bar.  It was planned by Tanisha P. Johnson of Ferguson, Stein, Chambers, Gresham & Sumter, P.A.


Program & Speakers:

·         Case Analysis

·         Opening Statements

·         Direct Examination

·         Cross Examination

·         Jury Selection

·         Closing Arguments

·         Practicing Attorney and former Superior Court Judge Terry Sherrill shares his story of substance abuse and recovery, and discusses the services of the N.C. Lawyer Assistance Program

·         Ethics of Appellate Practice Judge's Panel: What to do/what not to do when practicing before the Court of Appeals.  Judges will provide feedback on how to deliver successful oral arguments, what to include/what not to include in appellate briefs or records, the most common mistakes made by attorneys, etc.


Geraldine Sumter

Ferguson, Stein, Chambers, Gresham & Sumter, P.A.


James E. Ferguson, II

Ferguson, Stein, Chambers, Gresham & Sumter, P.A.


Robert E. Harrington

Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A.


Frank E. Emory, Jr.

Hunton & Williams


W. Terry Sherrill

Sherrill & Emehel, P.A.


Charles Becton

Ferguson, Stein, Chambers, Gresham & Sumter, P.A.


Jim C. Fuller

The McIntosh Law Firm



Download Registration form here and return via:

Fax: 704/333-6209

Mail: 438 Queens Road, Charlotte, NC 28207

Phone: 704/375-8624



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