Handling Expert Witnesses in NC Impaired Driving Cases

Fri, February 18, 2022   |   8:55 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.   |  
  |   CLE Hours: 6.0 Hours including 1.0 Ethics

Speakers & Topics

8:00 a.m. Registration (in person only)
8:55 a.m. Welcoming Remarks from Program Chair
  • Chas Post, Post | Foushee | Patton – Trial Lawyers, Sanford
9 a.m. The History of Rule 702 and Tendering Your Expert (Daubert)
  • Ron Shook, The Law Offices of Ronald J. Shook, Gastonia
10:15 a.m. Cross-Examination of the State’s Expert
  • Justin Hunter, Hunter & Price, P.A., Kenansville
11:15 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m. Expert Testimony for Standardized Field Sobriety Testing and Other Pre-Arrest Issues
  • Doug Scott, Principal Consultant, Drugs and Alcohol Risk Management, Cape Carteret
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Attacking the EC/IR II “Instrument”
  • Dr. Andrew Ewens, Ewens Toxicology Consulting, LLC, Cary)
2:45 p.m. Group Discussion and Questions from the Crowd

Moderated by:

  • Anna Smith Felts, Law Office of Anna Smith Felts, PLLC, Raleigh
  • Kelly Dawkins, The Dawkins Law Firm, Southern Pines
3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. Marketing Yourself the Right Way: The Critical Connection Between Ethics and Modern Marketing for Lawyers and Experts
  • Jake Minick, Minick Law, P.C., Asheville
4:30 p.m. Adjourn
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Event Rates
Regular Rates
$290.00 NCAJ Member
$250.00 NCAJ Attorney Member (2-5 years licensure)
$185.00 NCAJ Public Service Member
$140.00 NCAJ Legal Assistant Member
$99.00 NCAJ New Admittee Member
$390.00 Non-Member
$185.00 NCAJ Retired Member
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