Oral Argument

The Art of Oral Argument: Everybody's a Critic

Occasionally, our firm is hired to help other lawyers prepare for oral argument. After reading the briefs, reviewing the record, and studying the applicable law, we will conduct a moot court session for the oral advocate. There, the lawyer can practice delivering their argument and fielding the types of questions that appellate judges ask. We then provide feedback and coaching based on our experience and what we have learned from appellate judges, other experienced appellate attorneys, and academics.

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