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  Arbitration for Advocates - Oakland, CA

Arbitration for Advocates 
Dates: February  18-20, 2015
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Location: FMCS Oakland Training Center
Cost:  $1,000.00/Early Bird $900.00
 
Course Information
Participants will participate in a mock arbitration of a complex case that raises both discipline and contract interpretation issues. The registrants will receive course texts and a specially compiled set of arbitration practice guides.

Topics Include:

  • Educating the arbitrator prior to hearing
  • Opening the case with a winning statement
  • Structuring the order of proof
  • Proving negotiating history and past practice
  • Making and responding to evidentiary objections
  • Examining witnesses
  • Offering relevant prior precedent
  • Relying on external law to strengthen your position
  • Seeking and opposing uncommon remedies
  • Crafting effective closing arguments and post-hearing briefs
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive an FMCS Certificate of Training.
 
Instructors:
Andria S. Knapp Esq. Arbitrator
Kathy Fragnoli Esq.  Mediator, Arbitrator
 
Registration Information
This class will be limited to the first 25 registrants.
 

FMCS Institute for Conflict Management 202-606-3627 or 206-553-2773.