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Being Persuasive and Adapting to Online Advocacy


Tuesday, June 1, 2021 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Program Description:

Being Persuasive In-Person and Online

Improve your ability to persuade, both in person and online. Persuasion is more than the content of your presentation. Learn to use your voice, gestures and face to make your arguments more engaging and memorable whether you are presenting in person or virtually, including special tips for setting up for success in the virtual world.


Mariana Hogan, A.B., Brown University; J.D., Georgetown University Law Center. Mariana Hogan is Professor Emeritus and Director of Advocacy Programs at New York Law School. She regularly teaches Trial Advocacy, Intensive Trial and Advocacy Skills, and Deposition Skills. From 1992 until 2019 she directed the law school's Externship Programs, placing students in local state and federal courts and in law firms, government agencies and public interest organizations. Professor Hogan is a member of the faculty of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) and has served as co-director of their National Trial Program. She has also taught Trial Advocacy at Pace University School of Law and St. John’s University School of Law. Before joining academia, Professor Hogan was a public defender in state and federal courts in New York.

CLE Credits:

1.5 Skills (non-transitional)