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2022 Learn From The Legends Seminar

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CLE Credits: 7.5 General; 7.5 Civil Trial Certification

We take our members’ safety very seriously and that is why individuals attending our in-person event should be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  Click here to see FJA’s COVID-19 policy.

Join this year’s Learn From the Legends Seminar to hear valuable trial skills, tactics, and secrets from three extraordinary living legends in the field of law: Alexander Murphree Clem, Julie Braman Kane, and Keith R. Mitnik as they each share their successful strategies on the topics of:

  • Preparing for Trial: Winning the Workup
  • Voir Dire: jury selection scripts, order of questions, challenges for cause, peremptory challenges, talking about money
  • Opening Statement: case framing, structure, do you state damages amount, talking about money
  • Direct Examination: preparing witnesses for direct, structure of direct exams, being persuasive, don’t shortchange direct because it isn’t fun – it is everything
  • Cross-Examination: preparing for cross exam, structure of cross exam, determining who is the “bad guy”, know who your witnesses are and treat them accordingly
  • Closing Statement: case framing, structure, arguing damages (medical, non-economic), strategies, what do you do if your client does badly, talking about money
  • Rebuttal: structure, getting the last words, strategies


  • Alexander Murphree Clem
    Morgan & Morgan, P.A., Orlando
  • Julie Braman Kane
    Colson Hicks Eidson, Coral Gables
  • Keith R. Mitnik
    Morgan & Morgan, P.A., Orlando
Materials will be placed in your online “My CLE Classroom” located on your “My Account” page prior to the event. You will be notified by email when content is accessible.  FJA will post a copy of the approved CLE credit hours and course number to registrant online classrooms once available from The Florida Bar.

PRICING – In-Person or Live Stream

  • $199 – FJA Member
  • $139 – FJA Young Lawyer Member
  • $139 – FJA Paralegal/Student Member

Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando
325 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32801

FJA Group Rate: $229/night | Limited Rooms* Available: Contact FJA CLE Department (850) 521-1097 
Room Block: Check-in Thursday, November 17, 2022; Check-out Saturday, November 19, 2022
Valet Parking: $15/day or $21/day (over night)
*FJA has limited rooms held for reservations. Contact the FJA CLE Department directly to secure your room.

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Nov 18 2022


9:00 am - 4:30 pm


Grand Bohemian Hotel
325 S Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32801


FJA CLE Department
FJA CLE Department
(850) 521-1097