Designed as a trial advocacy text and a resource manual of trial theories and techniques. Offers a thorough approach to the preparation and presentation of a case for trial. Each facet of a trial is systematically discussed and analyzed. Offers the benefit of years of litigation experience. Tactics, ideas, approaches, concepts, strategies, and considerations are presented in a systematic format for use in all civil and criminal, jury and court trials. Provides a structure and analytical approach to trial advocacy to increase understanding and improve trial performance. Each major facet of a trial appears in a separate chapter.