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Civil District Court Jury Trial Walk-Through CLE

Civil District Court Jury Trial Walk Through:
How to Successfully Manage a Case
October 27, 2016

Techniques to manage a case from start to finish.  

The New Orleans Bar Association's Civil District Court Jury Trial Walk Through will explore every step in the process from jury selection to post-trial motions. This program has been prepared and designed by the Judges to give both new and experienced practitioners the tools and information to effectively and efficiently manage cases in Orleans Parish Civil District Court. 




   8:30- 9 am – Registration

   9:00 am – Opening remarks and welcome

   9-9:30 am – Filing and Answering Petitions with Judge Piper Griffin

   9:35-10:05 am – Jury Selection and Challenges with Judge Kern Reese

   10:05-10:15 am – Break

   10:15-10:45 am – Pre-trial Conferences and Orders with Judge Christopher Bruno

   10:50-11:20 am – Exceptions, Motions, and Rule Day with Judge Paula Brown

   11:25-11:55 am – Opening and Closing Statements with Judge Regina Woods

   12-12:30 pm – Post Trial Procedures with Judge Tiffany Chase

Date:  Thursday, October 27, 2016

Time:  9 am - 12:30 pm 

CLE:  3 hours of CLE credit

Location:  Orleans Civil District Court, 421 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112

Cost:  NOBA Member Discount for 2016 New Admittees: $50
           NOBA Lawyer Referral Service Members: $50
           NOBA Member Discount: $65
           Non Member Price: $90
*All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee.


  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453
  2. Email Morgan Ellis
  3. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here

*Cancellations must be received in writing two days prior to the program for a refund less a $15 administrative fee. No shows will be charged.