Upcoming Events

March 30: University of Texas Law School, Austin, TX

Susman on “Are Jury Trials Vanishing?  Do we care?  What can we do?”


April 4: Civil Trial Innovations Conference, Kansas City, Missouri

Susman on the Preservation of Trials and Trial Judges


April 7: Corpus Christi Jury Improvement Lunch

Join the Civil Jury Project for a Luncheon in Corpus Christi, TX to learn from jurors how to improve jury duty

The Civil Jury Project, in conjunction with the Corpus Christi Bar Association, is sponsoring the Jury Improvement Lunch at noon on Friday, April 7th at the Solomon Ortiz International Center.  The purpose of the lunch is to honor the jurors and to learn from them about what can be done to improve civil trials. The lawyers who attend will receive credit for their continuing legal education requirements.

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April 17: Dr. Bull and the Jury’s Role, New York, NY

Join the Civil Jury Project for a wine and cheese event

The Civil Jury Project at NYU will be hosting a Bull related event on April 17 at 5:00pm in the law school’s Greenberg Lounge. The event will feature a three person panel (a practitioner, a trial consultant, and an academic) drawing on clips from the show to discuss issues related to juries, lawyers, and the administration of justice.

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May 3: Houston Jury Improvement Lunch

Join the Civil Jury Project for a Luncheon in Houston, TX to learn from jurors how to improve jury duty

The Civil Jury Project, in conjunction with the Houston Bar Association, the Houston Young Lawyers Foundation and the Houston Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates, are sponsoring the Jury Improvement Lunch at noon on Wednesday, May 3rd, at the Magnolia Hotel in downtown Houston.  The purpose of the lunch is to honor the jurors and to learn from them about what can be done to improve civil trials. The lawyers who attend will receive credit for their continuing legal education requirements.


May 4: Dallas Jury Improvement Lunch

Join the Civil Jury Project for a Luncheon in Dallas, TX to learn from jurors how to improve jury duty

The Dallas Bar Association, DBA Labor & Employment Law Section, DBA Business Litigation Section, DBA Trial Skills Section, DBA Tort & Insurance Practices Section, Dallas Trial Lawyers Association, Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Dallas Young Lawyers Foundation, American Board of Trial Advocates and Civil Jury Project are sponsoring the Jury Improvement Lunch in Dallas, on Thursday, May 4th, at noon at the Belo Mansion. This is hosted by a group of law firms that consider themselves actively involved in civil litigation.  The purpose of the lunch is to honor the jurors and to learn from them about what can be done to improve civil trials.

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June 9: ACS National Convention, Washington, D.C.

On June 9th, from 1:00pm-2:15pm, Steve Susman will be participating in a discussion during the American Constitution Society National Convention.