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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
Lives in Los Angeles
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New Trial Presentation Options
What’s up with all of the new trial presentation applications
being released recently? Will the likes of TrialTouch, OnCue, Limine and Maestro take a
bite out of the professional trial presentation market? Are they geared more
toward their own (proprietary)...
What’s up with all of the new trial presentation applications being released recently? Will the likes of TrialTouch, OnCue, Limine and Maestro take a bite out of the professional trial presentation market? Are they geared mor...
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10 Reasons You Should NOT Install Windows 10 (yet).
1. What could possibly go wrong? Just quietly ponder that on your own for a moment. 2. Have you ever done something like this on your own before? Although Microsoft has made it appear to be a very simple process, the potential consequences are significant. ...
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Best Courtroom Presentation Providers
Litigation-Tech has
been named one of THE BEST COURTROOM PRESENTATION PROVIDERS in The Recorder’s 2015 poll!  This
is the 3 rd time readers have voted for us as their favorite, and we have
been informed that as a result, we will also receive the Hall
of Fam...
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Federal and Superior Court options for Trial Presentation
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Trial Technology and Litigation Support Podcast
“You’re tuned in to the Trial Technology and Litigation
Support Podcast. Sit back and enjoy interviews with industry leaders as we
discuss everything from new trends to old war stories.” That’s the intro for the new podcast series by Robb Helt and
Josh Coll...
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Trial Tips – The Friends and Family Plan
Dr. Laurie Kuslansky recently shared a few examples of how
trusting friends and family members for litigation advice might be less than
optimal (see No Advice is Better Than Bad Advice in Litigation ). Although there are many
good ways to save money, there ...
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Time To Vote!
No, this has nothing to do with the Primaries -- although that has certainly been an interesting and entertaining topic lately. Readers of the Court Technology and Trial Presentation Blawg are encouraged to nominate us in a blog competition currently
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Top 3 Legal Technology Trends in 2015
A recent ThinkTank article asks several leaders in the Legal Technology space to share their big-picture thoughts on the direction we're heading. A few of the key issues mentioned are the billable hour, artificial intelligence, and smart devices. For my bit...
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Local Court Rules - Local Experience
Who’s in your hot-seat ? When is the last time you were in trial? Was that in the Federal Court,
Superior Court, or an Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) provider, such as JAMS or AAA ?
If you are preparing for trial now, do you have someone on your trial...
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Connected With Court
In this era of fewer trials, if you still find yourself in
front of a jury now and then, you may have noticed a few upgrades to some of
our courtrooms. You’ll find equipment installed and available in many Federal
courtrooms, and some Superior courtrooms as...
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Trial Tech Tips - Courtroom Equipment Specs for Large Venues
If you were assembling a new trial presentation equipment
set today, it wouldn’t be all that much different from what would have been done
several years ago. Even with advances in video format and display technologies,
it often comes to the lowest common de...
If you were assembling a new trial presentation equipment set today, it wouldn’t be all that much different from what would have been done several years ago. Even with advances in video format and display technologies, it oft...
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Microsoft Outlook App for iOS (iPhone, iPad) and Android
Overall, I've been satisfied with the iOS mail and calendar
apps. They are relatively easy to set up, and offer most of the features you
need in a business-level system. So when I noticed the new release by Microsoft of Outlook for iOS , I wasn't too excite...
Overall, I've been satisfied with the iOS mail and calendar apps. They are relatively easy to set up, and offer most of the features you need in a business-level system. So when I noticed the new release by Microsoft of Outlo...
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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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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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