Cross Examination & Impeachment

A Program For The Defense

- in Plano, Texas, USA

The Center for American and International Law
5201 Democracy Drive
Plano, Texas 75024

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Credits:MCLE Credit will be available


This program will be helpful both to defense lawyers experienced in cross examination techniques and those who are not. Terence F. MacCarthy -- one of the country's leading authorities on cross-examination, returns as the program’s Keynote speaker, and will be joined by faculty to discuss effective cross examination skills and impeachment of a prosecution witness. This non-capital course features lectures, trial practice sessions, three hours of ethics, and is co-chaired by Anthony Odiorne (Attorney At Law), & Robbie McClung (McClung & Franklin).

This course is funded by a grant from the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.

Event Highlights

Featured Speaker

Terence MacCarthy
Defender Emeritus, Federal Defender Program
Chicago, Illinois

Who Should Attend?

With the exception of invited faculty, attendance is limited to defense attorneys and those who directly assist them in Criminal Defense Litigation.

Schedule and Faculty

More information coming soon! Anticipated times for the program’s start/recess:

Monday, December 10, 2018
8:30 a.m. Check-in & Registration, followed by Lectures
4:45 p.m. Recess, followed by a Reception

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Adjourn

Lunch will be provided each day.

Other Information

Cancellation Policy

Written cancellation must be received 5 business days prior to a program to receive a refund (Email: After this date, no refunds, but substitution of attendees for this program will be permitted with prior approval. Registrants not entitled to a refund will receive the course materials. Note: Free registrants must attend the program to receive materials at no cost.

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The Center for American and International Law does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected status in educational activities, scholarship programs or admissions.

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