O'Brien to Present as Panelist for Upcoming ABA Program on Precision Advocacy

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Justin O'Brien presents as a panelist for the American Bar Association's Section of Litigation as a panelist on a program entitled: "Roadshow 2.0: Precision Advocacy Reinventing Motion Practice to Win- Boston" at the Moakley Court House. In this program, the speakers will discuss the motion practice as a primary means by which lawyers persuade judges. The panelists tackle the challenging discussion of how to make motions better, analyzing problems with current practice and offering new, better, and cutting edge approaches for resolving interlocutory disputes, including how to:

  • Employ novel informal processes to narrow disputes or obviate having to file a motion
  • Streamline motions to make them more efficient and powerful
  • Focus the judge's attention on what really matters
  • Obtain faster decisions and better results

Attendees will leave with many methods to upgrade their motion practice, make motions and oppositions more effective, save time and reduce expense, enhance credibility, and lead to better outcomes for clients.

The Moderator is Hon. John Bates, Chair of the Advisory Committee on Federal Civil Rules. In addition to our partner, Justin O'Brien, local speakers include:

  • Hon. Allison Burroughs, U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
  • Hon. Judith Dein, Magistrate Judge, U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
  • Joseph Mueller, Wilmer Hale, Boston, MA
  • Heidi Nadel, Cross Nadel LLC, Quincy, MA
  • Hon. Patti Saris, U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
  • Hillary Schwab, Fair Work P.C., Boston, MA
  • Hon. Leo Sorokin, U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
  • Hon. Indira Talwani, U. S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, Boston, MA

This event takes place on May 25th from 830am through noon.  For more information, or to register, please visit the ABA website