What’s it take to be successful in the courtroom?

Dallas, TX trial attorney Jeff Tillotson talks about his methods for creating an effective argument for the courtroom.

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Transcript:

Well the most successful lawyers in the courtroom are the ones that are able to command the attention of the jurors. They make the case interesting: they make the case understandable, and they make the facts compelling. So one of the top traits that successful trial lawyers have and that we hope to be able to emulate over and over is the ability to hold the jurors’ attention, and help them understand your client’s story. Whether it’s their particular claim, or their particular defense. Educating jurors, keeping them interested, and helping them connect the dots, not just from A to B, but from A to Z over the course of a case, is what allows us to be successful in the courtroom.