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Ladies and Gentlemen of the Jury

December 3, 2020 at 6PM ET

Link to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/2216046025366/WN_fzG_ae4uSsONW8R5o1fx3w

Trial School’s Top Shelf Book Club is back! In this session, we will be discussing Ladies and Gentlemen of the Jury by Benjamin Bycel, Harry M. Caldwell, and Michael S Lief.

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Jury is a collection of closing arguments from ten noteworthy cases. In this session of Top Shelf, our discussion will be focused on:

Chapter 2: Clarence Darrow’s own bribery trials of 1912-1913

Chapter 4: Gerry Spence’s Silkwood trial of 1979

December 3, 2020

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If you would like to discuss anything about this book with John Uustal, you can email him at jju@kulaw.com.


Trial School

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The Top Shelf Book Club

The Top Shelf is a unique book club experience that will make you a better trial lawyer. We take amazing books that are fun to read, and we use them to identify the factors that influence key trial moments. You will see how amazing lawyers (both real and fictional) won cases. And it’s fun! Each month we have a guest bartender teaching you how to make a new cocktail.