Tuesdays, February 27 & March 6, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6 CLE CREDITS (3 Skills & 3 Areas of Professional Practice)

This seminar has been approved for transitional and non-transitional credits.


Credits accepted in NJ



Learn from the Best!  This seminar will share important information and strategies that the speakers use at the time of a complex Medical Malpractice Trial. 






Anthony Pirrotti, Jr., Esq. – Co-Chair

Affiliate President Westchester Region

Pirrotti & Glatt Law Firm PLLC

Discovery/Deposition/Preparation and Cross Examination at Trial Work Hand in Hand:

You Reap What You Sow



David Oddo, Esq. – Co-Chair

NYSTLA President-Elect

Okun, Oddo & Babat P.C.

Economist, Vocational and Rehabilitation Expert Witnesses:

Preparation and Presentation



Hon. Eileen A. Rakower

Supreme Court, Civil Branch, New York County

A view from the Bench: Things to Avoid Doing When on Trial and Common Errors; Including Various Issues Concerning 3101 (d) Objections; Commutative Expert Testimony; Hearsay; Use of Transcript; Missing Witness Charge; Appeal Issues {Preserving the Record}; Side Bars and more.



Andrew Buzin, Esq.

Buzin Law, P.C.

High/Low Agreements: How to Formulate Proper Language So As to Enforce/

Protect What You Want to Achieve… It Is Not Simple



Kristin Kucsma, M.A.

Sobel Tinari Economics Group

Economist Direct and the Common Cross



Judy Livingston, Esq.

Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore

Summation: The Final Word



Christopher Meagher, Esq.

Meagher & Meagher PC

Jury Selection and Opening Statement



Alfred Vigorito, Esq.

Vigorito, Barker, Porter & Patterson, LLP

The Defense Perspective: Suggestions from Inception to Summation



Victoria Wickman, Esq.

Law Office of Victoria Wickman

Direct Examination: Strategy of Witnesses; the Problem Client Witness; Departure and Substantial Factor and Hypothetical Questions of Your Expert; Overcoming the Difficulty of Direct Examination


New York, NY


132 Nassau Street, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10038

(212) 349-5890


Subway information

2 or 3 to Park Place or Fulton Street

4, 5 or 6 to Brooklyn Bridge

A or C to Broadway Nassau

R to City Hall

Cancellation Policy

NYSTLI requires 24 hour prior notice to cancel seminar attendance.
No refunds will be given for later cancellations, or once the seminar begins.