Ethical Considerations

Marc Johannsen presented at the June 29, 2012 video webcast by the National Business Institute, “Civil Trial Case Presentation: From Start to Finish.”  Marc’s presentation on Ethical Considerations covered the following topics:

  • Rules of professional conduct you must follow
  • Handling highly prejudicial evidence
  • Talking to witnesses before they testify
  • Identifying and avoiding conflicts of interest
  • Responding to jurors’ questions during voir dire
  • Candor toward the tribunal: avoid false statements at all cost!