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Ted Brooks
Works at Legal Technology & Trial Presentation Consultant (Robert Blake, LA Dodgers, David Boies); Law Tech & iPad Blogger on Court Technology & Trial Presentation Blawg (http://trial-technology.blogspot.com); Speaker; Author; CLE Presenter; Cyclist. TOLL-FREE 888-907-4434
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Yes you can!
A paintbrush in the hands of an artist can help illustrate a
vision, while someone else might just make a gooey mess of paint. The brush is
a tool, while the resulting product is a work of the artist. Although some will
hate it, and others cannot live witho...
A paintbrush in the hands of an artist can help illustrate a vision, while someone else might just make a gooey mess of paint. The brush is a tool, while the resulting product is a work of the artist. Although some will hate ...
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Litigation and Trial Presentation Technology
UCLA Extension is offering a brand-new online course, entitled  Litigation and Trial Presentation Technology , which will be taught by Shannon Bales, of Munger, Tolles and Olson. I am always happy to hear of new and interesting opportunities to receive educ...
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Clinton or Trump? Vote for Litigation-Tech!
The Recorder's Best of 2016 voting is now open, which is your opportunity to vote for the best of the best of the firms serving the California legal community. As an award winner for several years, we would greatly appreciate your vote again this year! I wo...
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M. Gerald Schwartzbach - In the House
I know it's short notice, but I wanted to quickly share that Gerry Schwartzbach will be at the Los Angeles Times Book Festival this Sunday, April 10, discussing his new book, "Leaning on the Arc." As you may know, Gerry and I have worked together on many tr...
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Pro Files: Chere Estrin
Chere Estrin has been promoting informative and educational opportunities for attorneys, paralegals and litigation support staffers for many years. Those who have followed her have witnessed a great deal of effort and success in developing and presenting a ...
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Pro Files: Monica Bay
If you've been involved or interested in Legal Technology for a few years or more, you already know who Monica Bay is, and are a subscriber of LegalTech News . If so, you are also familiar with her informative and witty writing style -- always entertaining,...
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Great tips for attorneys using court technology!
If you’re planning to use electronic technology in your court presentations, such as in your opening statement or closing argument, consider these six tips to make your use of technology as e…
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eDiscovery Trouble: Blackbird Technologies v. kCura LLC
Case 1:16-cv-00418-UNA   Filed 06/07/16  Blackbird Technologies v. kCura LLC (Pacer Link) Just in time to be a discussion topic at LegalTech ! Most anyone involved in litigation support and technology is familiar with kCura Relativity, including Blackbird T...
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LinkedIn With Donald Trump! (Legal Ethics)
Donald Trump loves me! It is certainly clear that he can
spot a winner – a leader in the profession, at the top of their game. I'm sure that describes me, and must be why he has requested to join my massive and
influential LinkedIn network (of a moderate, r...
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Pro Files: Derek Miller
Derek Miller is the President and CEO of inData Corporation , the developers of TrialDirector . Most everyone involved in Trial Presentation uses, or is at least familiar with what has been called the “Gold Standard” of trial presentation software. While we...
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Going to Trial Soon?
(no political message intended) For the following hypothetical, let’s assume you have a trial coming up in a couple months, and that your case warrants having someone assist with the trial presentation, including handling all of the equipment, documents and...
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Trial Consultant (High Profile, High Stakes, Complex Litigation); Law Technology & iPad Writer; Speaker; Cyclist - Offices in LA & SF
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  • Legal Technology & Trial Presentation Consultant (Robert Blake, LA Dodgers, David Boies); Law Tech & iPad Blogger on Court Technology & Trial Presentation Blawg (http://trial-technology.blogspot.com); Speaker; Author; CLE Presenter; Cyclist. TOLL-FREE 888-907-4434
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  • Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison
    In-house Firmwide Trial Consultant, 1998 - 2002
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Ted Brooks is one of the most widely-recognized figures in Trial Presentation and Legal Technology. He is a successful high-profile Trial Consultant, Founder of Trial Consulting Network, Litigation-Tech LLC, Trial Technology LinkedIn Group, author of the Court Technology and Trial Presentation Blog, and winner of the Law Technology News Award for Most Innovative Use of Technology During a Trial. He is actively involved in developing and presenting Continuing Education and Certification programs with the NCRA OLP, and ALSP. 

With a National Trial Consulting Network and offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco, Ted has provided trial presentation services in numerous high-stakes and high-profile matters, including the Los Angeles Dodgers divorce trial (with David Boies, Dennis Wasser, Bruce Cooperman, Mike Kump), People v. Robert Blake (with M. Gerald Schwartzbach), Western MacArthur v. USF&G ($3 Billion), May-Carmen v. Wal-Mart (Defense Verdict), PG&E v. U.S., People v. Dr Hootan Roozrokh, Shropshire v. City of Walnut Creek ($27.5M), Liou v. Caltrans ($12.5M) and a number of others on both sides in civil, criminal and family law cases.

Ted is a Committee Member of the National Court Reporters Assn, Organization of Legal Professionals Advisory Council and Trial Presentation Certification Committee. He is a Certified inData TrialDirector Trainer and a member of The American Society of Trial Consultants. 

A frequent speaker and author, Ted has written and presented legal technology topics for the California State Judiciary, CAOC Forum Magazine, Plaintiff Magazine, The Advocate Magazine, For The Defense, Defense Comment, Journal of Court Reporting, SF Trial Lawyer Magazine, ASTC The Jury Expert, U.C. Berkeley, NITA, ABOTA, LawNet, ADC, DRI, ILTA, SFTLA, American Lawyer Conference, Paralegal SuperConference, Law Technology News, Law Office Computing, Litigation Educators, Lorman Seminars, numerous Bar Associations, Government Agencies, and law firms.
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