Dynamic Oral Advocacy
How do you effectively argue your case in court?
ABOUT THE COURSE
This lecture will give you an overview of oral advocacy particularly its history, nature, elements, traits of a successful advocate, trial advocacy, preparation for oral argument before trial courts, and other court levels, and dos and don’ts during oral argument.
The pointers in this lecture were gathered from the experience of the lecturer as trial lawyer for 30 years and appearance before the trial courts (1st and 2nd level), Court of Appeals, Sandiganbayan, Court of Tax Appeals, and the Mount Olympus of any lawyer – the Supreme Court, both division and en banc.
Knowledge of how to prepare and actually argue before trial courts is extremely valuable as this will help lawyers win their cases.
Regular price for 1 credit unit course
Module 1: Commencement in the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission
Module 2: Next Step after Commencement of Arbitration
Module 3: Next Step after the Appointment of Arbitrators
Module 4: Next Step after the Terms of Reference
Module 5: Timetable for the Rendition of the Arbitral Award
Module 6: Incidents after the Rendition of Arbitral Award
JUSTICE MAGDANGAL M. DE LEON (Ret.)
Justice Magdangal M. de Leon obtained his Foreign Service degree in the University of the Philippines where was a college scholar and was chosen as a member of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society and Pi Gamma Mu Social Science Honor Society, and his Bachelor of Laws degree in 1972 from the same university where he finished among the top ten in his batch.
After a few years in private practice, he entered the Office of the Solicitor General as a Research Attorney in 1976. Rising from the ranks, he was appointed as Assistant Solicitor General by President Corazon Aquino in 1991. As a trial lawyer for thirty (30) years, he had argued before all court levels – Municipal/Metropolitan Trial Court, Regional Trial Court, Court of Appeals, Court of Tax Appeals, Sandiganbayan, and Supreme Court, both division and en banc, giving him considerable experience in the litigation process in the country.
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Legal and Judicial Ethics
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Trial and Pre-trial Skills
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