Although these video clips were given to criminal defense lawyers at the NACDL Conference a last month, I would suggest that you can use these tactics in civil litigation, as well. They will help you encourage more truthful answers from jurors and witnesses.
The short video clip (click) sections:
  • Racial Bias and the Importance of Consciousness for Capital Attorneys
  • Storytelling Through Cross-Examination
  • Helping a Jury to Care About Your Client’s Mental Health Challenges