Courtroom Advocacy: Discovering and Telling Our Clients' Stories
Tuesday, May 11, 2021 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
One of the most common challenges we face in representing marginalized populations is that people can't relate to the life experience of our clients. There is rarely enough time during a trial or hearing to fully introduce our client and explain her life experiences. This panel will demonstrate techniques for how to discover and convey the essential facts of our clients' stories.
- Peter A. Holland, The Holland Law Firm, PC
- Nicole McConlogue, West Virginia University College of Law
- Amy P. Hennen, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service