negligence

Avoiding Malpractice: Affirmative Defenses

In my trial consulting practice, I’ve found that plaintiff’s attorneys pay disproportionate attention to the complaint and the response, if any, to the affirmative defenses is an afterthought. This is a dangerous oversight, particularly if the case doesn’t settle. Consider the following:

Podcast with Bob Persante, Civil Trial Attorney

Podcast with Bob Persante, Civil Trial Attorney

In this TrialFocus Podcast episode, civil trial attorney Bob Persante discusses his experience and takeaways as a graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College, the intersection of trial and chess strategy and his unique approach to trial preparation and presentation.