My "issue-oriented" voir dire method is being used by attorneys all over the United States.
But sometimes lawyers get "stuck" conducting an issue-oriented voir dire.
Issue-oriented voir dire is WAY more than just focusing your voir dire on the issues in your case.
Give this podcast a listen to learn more.
Your case is about your client, right?
Your case is NEVER about your client. Jurors don't find for clients; they take a stand for principles.
Figure out what principle was violated by the defendant and clearly communicate that to the jurors.
Give this episode a listen to learn how to do that.
My FB Live that I did in my From Hostage to Hero Facebook Group on Wednesday 03/27/19 has been uploaded as a bonus podcast episode on the From Hostage to Hero Podcast. This week we talked about Issue vs Relationship. Which is more important during voir dire? What should you start with? Which approach will serve you better?
Sari de la Motte is the host of "From Hostage to Hero." She has been dubbed the "Attorney Whisperer" because of her unique ability to help attorneys communicate their true selves.