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03/02/18 - SuperStars in Trial
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When: Friday, March 2, 2018
8:00 AM
Where: Miracle Theatre
280 Miracle Mile
Coral Gables, Florida  33134
United States
Contact: DCBA Office

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The Dade County Bar Association
Proudly invites you to
SuperStars in Trial: Miami vs. Broward & Palm Beach

Friday, March 2, 2018
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Program Chairs
Jordan Dresnick
Judge Ronald Dresnick (Ret.)
Diana Diaz
John H. Ruiz

SuperStars in Trial: Dealing with Social Media

Discovery & Social Media Issues

Moderator: Natalie M. Rico

Panelists: Michael T. Moore, Nicole M. Reid, Lee E. Stapleton, Janpaul Portal & Steven W. Davis



Cross Examinations with the Experts

Moderator: Leslie J. Lott

Panelists: Alan T. Dimond, Markenzy Lapointe, Jacqueline M. Arango,  John “Jack” H. Hickey & J. Alfredo Armas


Legal Issues Involving Social Media

Moderator: Effie D. Silva

Panelists: Judge Lisa S. Walsh, Douglas J. McCarron, & Judge Migna Sanchez-Llorens





Trial Team

Presiding:  Judge Samantha Ruiz Cohen


Miami Team:

Jennifer G. Altman

Edward R. Blumberg

James L. Ferraro

Stuart Grossman

Judd G. Rosen

John H. Ruiz


North Team:

Jay Cohen

Fred A. Cunningham

Willie E. Gary

Diana Santa Maria

Christian D. Searcy


Trial Begins




Trial Continues


Jury Deliberation/Feedback

Moderator: Judge Ronald C. Dresnick


Judicial Feedback

Moderators: David A. Coulson, Judge Martin J. Bidwill

Judge Peter R. Lopez

Panelists: Judge Marina Garcia-Wood, Judge Michael A. Robinson, Judge Reemberto Diaz, Judge Dennis J. Murphy,

Judge Jose M. Rodriguez


Legal Feedback

Moderator:  Judge Angel A. Cortinas & Judge Yvonne Colodny

Panelists: Irene Oria, Bacardi L. Jackson, Javier A. Lopez

Todd J. Michaels & Brett M. Rosen


Keynote Closing Remarks: Winning with Trial Themes

Moderators: Frank C. Quesada, Sherril M. Colombo

Panelists: Todd Omar Malone, Melissa D. Visconti, Mark J. Heise, Jennifer Miller, & Michael B. Feiler


Attend the mock trial of the year to see South Florida’s top attorneys try a case to a real jury.
The program includes discussion from dozens of judges and attorneys on strategies involving depositions, direct & cross examinations,
opening & closing arguments, voir dire, and feedback from jurors.

Earn up to 12 CLE credits all before lunch. Space is limited.
RSVP today to save and secure a seat.

Please contact Cathy Corrigan-Perez at if you are interested in sponsoring or speaking at the conference.

*Per Fla Bar CLE Rules, attendees who have received mock trial credit in the current reporting cycle may not redeem triple hours (where one hour counts for 3 credits) for a second mock trial in the same 3-year reporting cycle. Instead, those who have participated in a mock trial in this reporting cycle may earn up to 6 Fla Bar CLE credits for the 5 hour program (3-mock trial and 3-Best Practice Jury Selection)

Miracle Theatre
280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, FL 33134


Pending 12 CLE credits all before Lunch
Members Pre-sale: $47
Non-members Pre-Sale: $67

We look forward to seeing you!

Generously underwritten by the MSP Recovery Law Firm

Generously underwritten by the MSP Recovery Law Firm





Executive Producers: Jordan A. Dresnick



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