Continuing Legal Education

Media Training: How to Win in the Court of Law & the Court of Public Opinion (02/19/14)

MEDIA TRAINING:

How to Win in the Court of Law and the Court of Public Opinion

 

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

 

Eric Mower + Associates


 

CLE Credit:

2.0 General Hours

                       

Fees:

$120 Attorney Rate

$60 Paralegal Rate

 

Location:

Eric Mower + Associates

1001 Morehead Square, 5th Floor

Charlotte, NC 28203

Free Parking in the Deck

 

Special Info:

8:30 a.m. Registration  & Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CLE Training

 

Program Planner:

Peter Smolowitz, Management Supervisor, Eric Mower + Associates

           

Program & Speakers:

Many attorneys often face the media without any formal training or guidance.  Join us for a two-hour presentation of how attorneys can help their clients& not only in the court of law, but also the court of public opinion.

 

Topics to be covered:

·         Understanding the media's behavior

·         Fundamental techniques and best practices for media interactions

·         Reporter's tricks and question types

·         Key concepts for managing crisis communications

·         Preparing key messages and learning how to highlight them effectively

·         Helping improve the tone of media coverage

·         Examples of media interactions (video segments)

 

Peter Smolowitz, a reporter for 12 years, mostly at The Charlotte Observer, before joining Eric Mower + Associates in 2008.

 

Rick Lyke, senior partner who leads the agency's Southeast PR group

 

EMA's reputation management practice often works with attorneys. Legal considerations always take precedence, but you can help public perception without jeopardizing the case.

 

Registration:
Download Registration form here and return via:

Fax: 704/333-6209

Mail: 1123 South Church Street, Suite 103, Charlotte, NC 28203

Phone: 704/375-8624

 

OR

- OR -
 

 

 
Saturday August 23, 2014


 
Quick Links

Pay Your Annual Membership Fee (Member Dues) Here

Need a lawyer?  Call the Lawyer Referral Service

MCB CLE - Your #1 Source for CLEs in Mecklenburg County 

En Espanol/Spanish

Support Your BFF!.

 
Upcoming MCB Events
 

8-28-14 Memorial Service for Alton G. Murchison III
Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Mr. Murchison's life.

9-4-14 Lawyers' Luncheon Series - Judicial Candidates Forum
Join your colleagues at a regular monthly luncheon to eat, socialize and hear remarks from judicial candidates vying for a seat on the District Court and Superior Court Bench in Mecklenburg County.

9-11-14 Memorial Service for Lewis H. Parham Jr.
Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Mr. Parham's life.

 

Mecklenburg County Bar