Knowing when to make objections, and how to support and oppose them, is a vital courtroom skill. Equally important is knowing when to keep silent. In this seminar, expert litigators teach you not only how to understand the proper grounds for making objections – and how to effectively argue and oppose them – but also how to decide when it is in your best interest to do so. Don’t miss this dynamic program. Register today!


  •  Hearsay Objections
  •  Foundation Objections
  •  Business Records Issues
  •  When to Use Motions in Limine
  •  When and How to Challenge the Competency of a Witness
  •  What an Expert May Rely Upon When Giving an Opinion
  •  When to Ask the Court to Take Judicial Notice
  •  When and How to Object to Improper Arguments to a Jury


Speaker & Moderator
Mary L. Reitz, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, PC, St. Louis

Amy Collignon Gunn, The Simon Law Firm, PC, St. Louis

Kevin F. Hormuth, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, PC, St. Louis

Note: This program was originally produced as a webinar and is available on demand in streaming audio with streaming video PowerPoint. This material qualifies for self-study credit only. Pursuant to Regulation 15.04.5, a lawyer may receive up to six hours of self-study credit in a reporting year. Self-study programs do not qualify for ethics credit.

Item Information
Date Presented:
July 25, 2017 2:00 PM Central
2 hours
2017 Making Objections at Trial
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Missouri Bar
Total MCLE Credits: 2.40
This item is no longer available for purchase.