This article discusses issues that impact a trial lawyer's approach to the court's charge to the jury in a civil trial, as well as the formulation of proposed jury instructions and questions. It was co-authored with Leslee Haas of my law firm as part of the program "Winning Strategies for Jury Instructions", presented at the 2011 ABA/TIPS Spring Leadership and CLE Meeting.
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