Temple University Beasley School of Law Presents: Masters of Litigation

Friday, November 11, 2022
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
In-Person or Online

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Credits: 3 Substantive, 1 Ethics

ABout the Event

Mastery of litigation skills is the hallmark of both the American College of Trial Lawyers and Temple’s Advocacy Program. This 4 hour CLE, with one ethics credit and three substantive credits, will teach advanced advocacy skills. Skills covered will include courtroom advocacy; learning from and avoiding mistakes; ethical problems and responses; and integrating evidence law and advocacy, particularly surrounding expert witnesses. This is the sixth of what is an annual collaboration between the ACTL and Temple Advocacy.  This Masters of Litigation event will be hosted in-person in Klein Hall, Room K2B on Temple Law’s campus, or there is an option to attend online via Zoom. 

American College of Trial Lawyers


8:00 AM: Registration

9:00 – 10:00 AM: Post-Covid Courtroom: Lasting Impacts of the Pandemic
Presenters: Professors Marian Braccia and Elizabeth Lippy

10:00 – 11:00 AM: Lessons From Dumb Mistakes: How to recover and how to avoid
Presenters: Thomas J. Duffy, William Ricci, Leigh Skipper and Susan Lin

11:00 – 11:15 AM: Break

11:15 – 12:15 PM: Ethics: “Candor Towards The Tribunal But An Ethical Lawyer Also Doesn’t Lie To Anyone Else.”
Presenters: Robert Welsh and Michelle Morgan

12:15 -12:45 PM: Lunch

12:45 – 2:00 PM: Evidence, Advocacy and Experts
Presenter: Professor Jules Epstein

Registration FEES

Attendee TypeFee
Regular Attendee$100
Temple Alumni$75
ACTL Members$75
Public Interest Lawyers$50
Temple Faculty and StaffFree