June 04, 2019 Gavel Talks | Episode 1

Dos and Don’ts for Your First Appearance in Court

Featuring Hon. Toni E. Clarke, (Ret.), Upper Marlboro, MD

Judge Toni E. Clarke draws on her experience as a state trial judge to offer lawyers insight on how to best represent their clients and communicate effectively with judges during their first court appearance. Judge Clarke explains how to prepare for a court appearance, effective research and court communication and what not to do on the first day in court..