2024 Trial Academy

The FDLA is proud to announce the 2024 Trial Academy. The academy is designed for experienced and young lawyers looking to develop their trial skills. The academy features faculty comprised of some of the finest trial attorneys in the state. These seasoned attorneys with hundreds of trials between them will lead you through a weekend of practical skills training incorporating instruction coupled with moot court practice. To be held at Barry University's Dwayne O. Andrea School of Law in Orlando.


Registration Now Open!

Expected Faculty Include:

  Andy Bolin - Bolin Law Group

  Bob Bonner - Barry School of Law profession, formerly of Meier, Bonner, Muszynski, O'Dell & Harvey

  Rebecca Leigh Brock - Kubicki Draper

  Traci McKee - Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath

  Frank Sato - Luks Santaniello Petrillo Cohen & Peterfriend

  John "JR" Richards - Boyd Richards Parker Colonelli

  Johnny Sarber - Carr Allison

  Jody Valdes - Weekley Schulte Valdes Murman Tonell

Topics will include:
Jury Selection
Opening and Closing Statements
Direct and Cross Examination
Use of Demonstrative Aids
Admitting Evidence

Friday, April 26 (1:00-5:00)
Saturday, April 27 (9:00-5:00 - Lunch Included)
Sunday, April 28 (9:00-early afternoon - Lunch Included)

Member Registration: $225

Non Member Registration: $275 (Includes 2024 FDLA membership for those who qualify.)


4/26/2024 - 4/28/2024
Barry University, Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law 6441 E Colonial Dr Orlando, FL 32807
Sign in or create an account to register Last day to register is 4/25/2024