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LIVE - Beyond Objection: Using Theatre Techniques for Effective Counsel

Presented by the ISBA Young Lawyers Division

Friday, December 8, 2023
JW Marriott
151 W Adams St, Chicago
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
(during ISBA’s Midyear Meeting)

1.0 hour MCLE credit, including 1.0* hour Professional Responsibility MCLE credit in the following category: Professionalism, Civility, or Legal Ethics credit

Register Early! Limited Space!

Sharpen your critical thinking and legal reasoning skills with this fun, interactive seminar!

Improve your communication, listening, and quick reaction skills with this one-hour program that’s designed for all attorneys who use these skills in the courtroom to respond to questions from the judge and arguments from opposing counsel. The seminar engages attendees in a number of interactive activities that are used by improvisational actors to help you strengthen your quick-thinking and story-telling abilities.

Program Moderator:
Hannah R. Lamore , Mahoney, Silverman & Cross, LLC, Joliet

Program Speaker:
Nelson Velazquez, Nezprov Productions, Indiana

*Professional Responsibility MCLE credit subject to approval

Program Information

  • Fees:
    • ISBA Member - $30
      • ISBA sponsoring section members get a $10 registration discount (which is automatically calculated in your cart when you log in to register).
    • Non-Member - $50
    • New Attorney Member (within the first five years of practice) - $25
  • An additional $15 fee is charged for registrations on or after Friday, December 1, 2023
  • Please Note: MCLE credit is available to registrants only on the day of this live event – and you must attend the entire program to earn MCLE credit. All registrants will receive access to a recording of the event a few days after the program, but credit is NOT available for the recording.
  • From time to time at ISBA CLE events, the ISBA, it’s vendor partners, or others may take photographs or video of participants, attendees, and guests for use in their marketing or promotional materials or news publications. By registering for this event, you are consenting to the use of your, and your guests’, photograph, video-recorded likeness, and name without compensation. Any photographs or video taken will be the sole property of the ISBA or entity taking the photograph.