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Dispositive Motions

Series: NEWBIE LITIGATOR SCHOOL- WINTER/SPRING 2019 EDITION

Newbie Litigator School - Dispositive Motions

Lawyers often tell their clients that while they must prepare as if every case will go to trial, more than 90% of cases are resolved before trial. If a settlement  is not reached, the resolution typically comes through the court ruling on a dispositive motion. This episode begins with a look at motions to dismiss, with focus on the still-developing Twombly-Iqbal standard, and how that standard is put into practice. We then discuss summary judgment motions. That discussion includes everything from making a summary judgment record to brief writing, to making a cross-motion for summary judgment.  This webinar shines a light on what happens to the great percentage of cases that don’t make it to trial.

This webinar is delivered in Plain English, understandable to you even if you do not have a background in the subject. It brings you into an engaging, even sometimes humorous, conversation designed to entertain as it teaches. And, it is specifically designed to be viewed as a stand-alone webinar, meaning that you do not have to view the other webinars in the series to get a lot out of it.

Principal Audience: Attorneys and Advisors, Business Owners and Executives, Investors

Partner: ChamberWise, Financial Poise, West LegalEdcenter


Meet the Panel:


Damian Capozzola

Experience The Law Offices of Damian D. Capozzola, Los Angeles, CA, ...

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Matt Christensen

Matthew Christensen

Matt Christensen joined Angstman Johnson in 2008 as an associate ...

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Mitchell Bryan

Mitchell Bryan is a partner in the Chicago law firm ...

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Steven Reingold

Steven Reingold

Steven Reingold handles a broad array of commercial litigation, business ...

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