Jury Selection: Speed Dating for Lawyers

Legal Area:        Litigation Criminal Civil Appellate Trial Personal Injury
Total Credit Hours:        1.75
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $38.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        01/31/2018

** available at any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through date referenced above **

CLEonline.com, together with the Houston Bar Association (HBA), are pleased to present a special online CLE program in the area of personal injury trial law. This seminar will offer tips on what to do (and what not to do) during jury selection in a personal injury case. This course features streaming video and audio (as well as downloadable MP3) presentations from a live CLE seminar on this topic that was originally conducted by the Houston Bar Association (HBA) on April 22, 2016. You can access this presentation on demand at any time during the course of the seminar session.

Some of the subjects to be discussed during this course include:

  • Jury Selection IS the Key to Winning

  • Purpose and Methods of Jury Selection

  • What NOT to DO

  • So What Do You Do?

  • Theme Examples, Priming, the Order of Questions, the Secret, etc.

  • The Power of Open-Ended Questions & Looping

  • Black & White Thinkers & How To Find Them

  • The Final Questions

The speaker for this course is Hugh Howerton, who is an attorney with the firm of Law Offices of Hugh Howerton in Houston. An extensive biography for Mr. Howerton may be found on his firm's website.

Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas
Credit Hours Area

1.75 Civil Appellate Law
1.75 Civil Trial Law
1.75 Criminal Appellate
1.75 Criminal Law
1.75 Family Law
1.75 Juvenile Law
1.75 Personal Injury Trial Law


This course is approved for credit by the MCLE Committees of the STATE BAR OF TEXAS and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648).
These are not self-study credits, but rather 'participatory' credits as you would receive for attending a traditional, live CLE seminar.

In addition, regular CLE credits for this seminar may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA, or as an "Approved Jurisdiction", such as TENNESSEE.  Please check with the Tennessee State Bar for accreditation information.

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