Assistant District Attorney Dallas County District Attorney's Office
This workshop will address how to prepare a child witness to testify at trial. The presenters will discuss techniques to address various challenges that can occur with a child witnesses on the witness stand and provide practical do's and don'ts for trial attorneys. This workshop will only be recorded and available On-Demand from August 9, 2021 until December 17, 2021.
Learn to effectively build rapport with a child witness during a pretrial interview
Learn to prepare a child witnesses for testifying in front of a jury and be cross examined by a defense attorney
Develop a relationship with the victim's family to manage expectations for trial