Strategies for Success: Research Tools


  • Pretrial timeline: Months or weeks before trial.
  • Purpose and benefit: Test a witnessí substantive testimony and trial demeanor before a jury as witness testifies under the pressure of direct and cross examination. Provides a dress rehearsal of trial examination for the witness and counsel(s).
  • Format: Half day exercise of direct and cross examination testimony before jury-eligible county residents.
  • Setting: Simulated courtroom.
  • Number of jurors: Six jury-eligible county residents.

For details of fee package, contact

Patrice Truman of Truman & Associates
(510) 528-4655 (voice)   (510) 528-3171 (fax)

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