How to Use Graphics in Your Openings and Closings

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Graphics can help deliver more effective opening statements and closing arguments by easing the introduction of complex information and allowing attorneys to take a more teacherly role with jurors. Graphics can also help weave narrative threads from the beginning to the end of the case, which help create a more unified presentation. In order to create this thread or narrative arc; however, the goals of both opening statements and closing arguments need to be understood.

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DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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