2019 High School Mock Trial Case

Witness Preparation

Bill Carey was an experienced Mock Trial coach and member of the CBA Mock Trial Committee. He had a special focus and unique perspective on witness preparation, as he himself had extensive experience on the witness stand. As a CPA, Bill testified many times on accounting and business matters (and served as an arbitrator). As a result, we asked Bill to share his experience––primarily for the benefit of mock trial student witnesses––in this series of essays.

Witness Prep - Week 1
The Whole Truth

Witness Prep - Week 2

Witness Prep - Week 3
Top 10 Coaching Tips for Mock Trial Witnesses


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The New Unfair Extrapolation Rules – Understanding the New Rules & Using Them During Trial.
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