Today Jake and James Davis continue the conversation they began on Episode 90, which kicked off the DWI Masters series. On this episode, James Davis shares the riches of his extensive jury trial experience. James was born to stand in front of a jury. He has tried a plethora of criminal cases including murder, trafficking, armed robbery, and obviously DWI cases. He also had extensive jury trial experience on the civil end of the spectrum having tried personal injury, medical malpractice, and alienation of affections just to name a few. If you have a jury trial upcoming or want to take a DWI to Superior Court, this episode is for you!
Learn how James introduces himself to the jury and how this introduction gives him a position of authority right at the outset of trial.
Hear why James believes it’s important to disclose bad facts about his client’s case during voir dire and his method for doing so.
Uncover how James uses the pattern jury instructions to give authority to the arguments and communications he has with the jury.
Discover some of the nuggets that James offers on effective closing based on his vast jury experience.