Media

Speaking Engagements and Lectures

“The State of the Art of Jury Consulting,” Cook County Law Department, September 2010

“The Use of Jury Consultants in Employment Litigation: A Case Study,” Baker & McKenzie, Employment Division, October 2010

“Key Elements of Successful Witness Preparation,” Iowa Defense Counsel Association, Des Moines, IA 2009

“Effective Closing Statements in Patent Litigation,” Practicing Law Institute, Patent Litigation Conference, Chicago, IL 2008

“Twelve Angry Men: Jury Selection and Voir Dire,” What Women (Lawyers) Want (And Need) Seminar, Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel, Women’s Bar Association of Illinois and the Black Women Lawyers Association, Chicago, IL 2007

“Effective Closing Statements in Patent Litigation,” Practicing Law Institute, Patent Litigation Conference, Chicago, IL 2007

“Winning by Persuasion: Practical Strategies for Insurance, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury Litigators,” CLE, Chicago, IL 2007

“Effective Uses of Trial Consulting Services,” Estrin LegalEd, Atlanta, GA 2006

“Gender Issues in the Courtroom,” CLE, Los Angeles, CA 2006

“Winning by Persuasion,” CLE, Atlanta, GA 2006

“Developing Your Campaign Message: What Polls and Focus Groups Really Tell You,” New York Technical College, 1998

“The Use of Focus Group Research and Polling Data in Developing Campaign Strategy and Targeting Methods,” Faculty, Yale University Women’s Campaign School, New Haven, Connecticut, 1994-1996

“Developing a Nationwide Strategy for the Midterm Elections,” Democratic National Committee, Coordinated Campaign Conference, 1994

“Using Polling and Focus Group Data to Develop a Targeted Voter Message,” National Women’s Political Caucus, 1994

Developing a Winning Campaign Strategy: What Moves Voters from Undecided to Your Column,” National Women’s Political Caucus, 1993

Print Media

“Changes in Attitudes: How Jurors View Damages in a Down Economy,” Trial Magazine, 2011

“The Next Generation: Why Lawyers should Care about Millenials,” in “20 Things Lawyers Must Know,” Lawyers USA, December 2008

“Why Gen Y Jurors Bring a New Dynamic into Deliberations,” American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Jury Box, April 2007

“Witness Preparation,” Litigation Minute, TrialGraphix publication, February 2007

“Shadow Juries Help Lawyers, Lawyer Weekly USA, LWUSA 161, March 1, 2004