Anatomy of a South Texas Case from Beginning to End - McAllen

September 13, 2018
Renaissance Casa De Palmas Hotel, McAllen, TX
Royal Palm Ballroom

EARN UP TO 7.5 HOURS MCLE CREDIT (INCLUDING .75 ETHICS)

 

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13
8:45 am Welcome and Introductions
Glenn W. Cunningham, TTLA President
Tiffany McGee, CAE, TTLA CEO
Julian C. Gomez
Moderator
9:00 am - 9:15 am Initial Evaluation of a Car Wreck Case
Catherine Smith
9:15 am - 9:30 am How to Work Up Medicals in Pre-Litigation   PPT
Rudy Rodriguez
9:30 am - 9:45 am How to Set Up the Adjuster    PPT
Marissa Carranza-Hernandez
9:45 am - 10:00 am To File or Not to File Your Case?   PPT
Manuel "Manny" Guerra III
10:00 am - 10:30 am How to Resolve Liens & Medical Bills    PPT
Judy Kostura 
10:30 am - 10:45 am Break
10:45 am - 11:15 am How to Put Together a Focus Group and Use Focus Groups to Determine the Issues in Your Case
PPT

Veronica Sepulveda Martinez
11:15 am - 11:45 am How to Draft Your Petition and Initial Discovery   PPT
Orlando Garcia
11:45 am - 12:00 pm Pick up Lunch
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Judicial Panel: Ethical Issues Facing the Texas Trial Attorneys
Honorable Gina Benavides, Honorable Letty Lopez, Honorable Nora Longoria, Honorable David Sanchez, Honorable Sergio ValdezHonorable Keno Vasquez
moderated by Michael Guerra 
12:45 pm - 1:00 pm How to Force the Defendant to Respond to Discovery  
PPT

Crystal Del Toro
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm How to Use the Defendant's Discovery Responses to Take a Deposition    PPT
Lena Laurenzo
1:15 pm - 1:30 pm Mediation Tactics
Gil Peralez
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm How to Order Your Witnesses to Tell a Compelling Story at Trial
Pat S. Montes
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm Voir Dire Basics    PPT
Kellye Raymond
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm How to Structure an Opening     PPT
Alex Begum
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Cross Examining the Defendant and Their Witnesses
PPT

Laura Tamez
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm How to Structure a Closing Argument   Paper 3   
Paper 2

Preston Henrichson
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Break
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Marketing and Managing Your Law Firm    PPT
Bill Ucherek II
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Try Your Case Without Medical Bills or Records
PPT

Michael Guerra 

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Industrial & Work Place Injuries
Ric Garcia
4:15 pm - 4:45 pm Increase the Value of Your Trucking Case Using the Federal Regulations    PPT
Jaime A. Gonzalez, Jr.
4:45 pm - 5:15 pm How to Identify and Litigate an Automotive Products Liability Case      Letter: Preservation of Evidence
PPT

Julian C. Gomez  

*This program is open to non-TTLA members who qualify for membership

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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