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Friday, March 17 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Better Jury Selection in an Environment of Increasing Challenges

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The past year has presented especially challenging situations for criminal defense attorneys. The political environment and increased emphasis on criminal justice problems has made our work more difficult and made the conversation with jurors about these issues more important. This presentation will address how to improve conditions for jury selection, including improved questioning techniques in order to receive better information from jurors, information on the issues surrounding race and law enforcement credibility, as well as other sensitive topics. We will discuss some law and some strategy -- both selection and de-selection methods -- and propose effective questioning techniques to help your client's case.

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Michael Stout

Attorney, Owner, Law Office of Michael L. Stout
Michael L. Stout is a trial attorney practicing primarily criminal law.  He has been practicing law since 1976 when he graduated from the University of New Mexico School of Law conducting both criminal and civil trials. Michael often teaches other lawyers through workshops and seminars and has been a member of the faculty of the National Criminal Defense College since 1983. He was the first Chair of the New Mexico Public Defender Commission which was crea... Read More →

Friday March 17, 2023 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Room C