Dr. David K.A. Mordecai and Samantha Kappagoda were invited to present at the Colorado Bar Association (CBA) Winning at Trial Seminar hosted by the Trial Skills Section on November 18, 2021. Their panel was entitled Perspectives from an Expert Witness and was moderated by Eric Olson, Solicitor General, Office of the Colorado Attorney General. This annual seminar addressed winning trial skills and techniques, how to handle an expert witness, perspectives from the trial court bench, and what a younger lawyer should do (and not do) in trial. Other notable speakers included Hon. Sangeetha Mallavarapu, 20th Judicial District and Abigail M. Hinchcliff, First Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Colorado Attorney General.
David Mordecai is President and Co-Founder of Risk Economics and Visiting Scholar at Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences NYU, advising research activities at RiskEcon® Lab for Decision Metrics @ Courant Institute. Samantha Kappagoda is Chief Economist and Co-Founder of Risk Economics and Visiting Scholar at Courant Institute, co-advising research activities at RiskEcon® Lab.
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