THANK YOU TO OUR 38th ANNUAL CONFERENCE ATTENDEES, SPEAKERS, SPONSORS, EXHIBITORS AND ADVERTISERS!
St. Louis, Missouri and ASTC continue to provide educational and social opportunities for its members and all conference attendees. We look forward to seeing you this year!
On June 6 – 8, 2019, we all met at the beautiful Four Seasons Hotel in downtown St. Louis. Our theme was “Transparency in Litigation.” We had a jam-packed program, including:
A 4.5 hour CLE program on cutting edge uses of trial consulting services
A Speed Meet so younger members could meet more senior consultants
A very inspiring keynote speech from Judge Mark Bennett
The history of Dred and Harriet Scott, the Plaintiffs in the historical Dred Scott v. Sandford case; we were honored by the attendance of Lynne Jackson, Dred and Harriet Scott’s great, great, great-granddaughter and founder of the Dred Scott Heritage Foundation
Talks on the impact of bias on various aspects of legal decision making and what we see as “the truth”
Interview techniques for detecting deception
A refresher on ASTC’s Ethics Guidelines
A report on original ASTC research on the Western District of Washington’s video on unconscious bias
Networking opportunities, a panel on business tools, and a fun and delicious banquet
Don’t miss out on next year’s conference in Baltimore, Maryland. June 4 – 6, 2020
Mark your calendars!
Thanks to our 2019 Conference Sponsors:
GOLD CORPORATE MEMBER!
Arbardee Consulting, Ric Dexter
Charlotte Morris, Legal Communication Consulting
JHRothschild Consulting, Judy Rothschild
Leslie Ellis, ASTC Vice-President
Patty Kuehn, Patricia Kuehn, Trial Consultant