CROSS EXAMINATIONS AND CLOSING STATEMENTS IN FEDERAL COURT
WEDNESDAY, JULY 19, 2023
3:00 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.
VIRTUAL FORMAT ONLY (ZOOM)
Hon. Glenn T. Suddaby, U.S. District Judge, NDNY
Hon. Therese Wiley Dancks, U.S. Magistrate Judge, NDNY
Rick Hartunian, Esq., Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP; Former U.S. Attorney, NDNY
Danielle Neroni, Esq., Law Offices of Danielle Neroni
Janelle Pelli, Esq. Hinckley Allen
Amanda Kuryluk, Esq., Assistant Attorney General
This CLE will present an overview of the “Do’s and Don’ts” of cross-examination, including
the boundaries of cross-examination and how to properly impeach a witness. The panel
will also discuss what limitations are placed on closing arguments by existing case law and
how to apply the jury instructions to the facts of your case in closing arguments.
3:00 – 3:45 pm: Cross Examination (including Q&A)
3:45 – 4:30 pm: Closing Statements (including Q&A)
Total CLE Credit Eligibility: 1.5 hours Professional Practice
THIS IS AN FCBA MEMBERS-ONLY PROGRAM:
This program is free to members of the NDNY Federal Court Bar Association.