How Jurors Make Decisions
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How Jurors Make Decisions

A Neuroscience Approach to Voir Dire and Jury Selection by Robert T. Eglet.
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Created by Robert Eglet
Last updated 12/2016
English
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  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Conduct Voir Dire and jury selection like an expert. You will learn to utilize and integrate the principles of neuro- and behavioral science in a 6-step process to uncover juror bias and uncover how jurors think and ultimately how they make decisions.
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Requirements
  • There are no formal prerequisites for this course, however, basic knowledge of the US court system will be useful.
Description

The aim of this "How Do Jurors Make Decisions" course is to help fellow trial lawyers understand the role and importance of behavioral science in jury selection and to understand the real force behind a juror’s decision-making process. Award-winning trial lawyer, Robert Eglet, will explain how neuroscience can affect jury selection and how to use it to develop a winning voir dire strategy. 

During his nearly three decades of experience, Robert Eglet has developed a unique and successful strategy for jury selection which has earned him a 97% success rate in jury trials and this is the basis for the course. It’s centered around the use of behavioral science and the struggle between the conscious and unconscious mind. Mr. Eglet strongly believes as a trial lawyer, if you’re not using the principles of behavioral science, you’re already behind your competition. 

Who is the target audience?
  • This course was designed for trial lawyers and other trial support team members, therefore the optimal student for a course like is an active trial lawyer or trial support team member in a trial law firm no matter what experience level, this course is good for the new lawyer to the advanced, very seasoned trial lawyer. This course is also beneficial for a law student studying trial advocacy or considering a career in trial law. What this course aims to do is to help you integrate neuro- and behavioral science into your voir dire and jury selection to achieve the best outcomes in trial.
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Curriculum For This Course
22 Lectures
01:38:52
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Introduction
1 Lecture 08:48
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How Jurors Make Decisions
1 Lecture 06:19
The Elephant
06:19
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Case Studies
6 Lectures 19:55
Unconscious Attention
07:30

Unconscious Bias
03:36

Unconscious Communication
03:59

Case Studies Quiz
4 questions

Unconscious Connection
01:45

Unconscious Decisions
01:07

Unconscious Pre-judgement
01:58

Case Studies Quiz 2
3 questions
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The Human Mind
5 Lectures 20:34
The Human Mind
03:53

Brain Anatomy
01:34

The Physical Brain
02:51

The Emotional Brain
03:57

The Rational Brain
08:19

The Human Mind Quiz
6 questions
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States of the Brain
3 Lectures 16:25
Interpretation of Physiological States
05:15


The Unconscious Force at Work
02:59

States of the Brain Quiz
1 question
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Six Step Process
6 Lectures 26:51
Relax the Panel
05:55

Disrupt the Pattern
09:43

Lead with Emotion
03:48

Present a Simple Story
02:45

Satisfy the Rational Mind
02:50

Exhibit Authentic Passion
01:50

Six Step Process Quiz
5 questions
About the Instructor
Robert Eglet
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Award winning trial lawyer

Robert Eglet has tried more than 120 civil jury trials to verdict including some of the largest personal injury verdicts in the country in 2007, 2010, 2011 and 2013. Robert was named National Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2013 by the National Trial Lawyers Association and National Lawyer of the Year in 2010 by Lawyers USA. Robert has been honored twice by the Nevada Justice Association as Trial Lawyer of the Year (2005 & 2012) and in 2013 Robert received the National Thurgood Marshall Fighting for Justice Award. The National Law Journal has named Robert’s firm as one the 12 best Plaintiff’s law firms in the country and one of the 50 best trial firms in America. Robert lectures regularly on trial practice and innovation in the courtroom.