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DANY CLE: Preparing For and Countering The Reptile - December 2, 2021, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Two CLE Credits will be granted in Professional Practice

  • 02 Dec 2021
  • 5:30 PM
  • Zoom

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CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION (“CLE”) SEMINAR

New York, by Zoom Webinar

Free for DANY members, $40 for non-members

Defense Association of New York (“DANY”) has been granted CLE accreditation by the New York Office of Court Administration, and will provide the following program:

Preparing For and Countering The Reptile

Appropriate for both experienced and newly admitted attorneys.

Thursday, December 2, 2021

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Subject Matter:

Preparing for and Countering the Reptile  -  pleadings, discovery / deposition, and trial The “Reptile” strategy may have originated with a 2009 book, intended to teach plaintiff trial attorneys how to awaken the reptilian part of jurors’ brains.  Intended to inspire nuclear-sized verdicts, it boils down to a simple formula:  safety rule + danger = reptile.  This course will educate defense counsel about how to combat it during all stages of a litigation. educate defense counsel about how to combat it during all stages of a litigation. 


Presented By:

Matthew G. Moffett, Esq.  -  Partner,  Gray, Rust, St. Amand, Moffett & Brieske (Atlanta, GA)

Matt is a civil defense trial lawyer of over 30 years, having tried well over 100 cases involving serious injury or death.  He is listed among the top 100 lawyers in Georgia in Atlanta Magazine. He is a past president of the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association, and state representative (Georgia) for the Defense Research Institute.  He is regularly invited to speak to defense lawyer organizations as to countering reptilian tactics and other litigation strategy.

Sponsored by: American Legal Records – Michael D. Funk

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing the Zoom webinar link.

To Join DANY:  Visit http://www.defenseassociationofnewyork.org/page-769847

One year of free membership for attorneys / law firms in the Third and Fourth Departments!

DANY President:   Bradley J. Corsair

DANY President-Elect:  Claire F. Rush

CLE Committee:   Teresa A. Klaum and Bradley J. Corsair, Chairs;

Steven R. Dyki,  Heather Wiltshire Clement and Eileen E. Buholtz


Two CLE Credits will be granted in Professional Practice to New York attorneys who attend the entire presentation, and who submit an affirmation with announced course codes in the form linked below, by e-mail to danyexecdir@gmail.com.  Affirmation form: http://ww2.nycourts.gov/attorneys/cle/affirmation_sample.pdf.



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Defense Association of New York
Bowling Green Station, P.O. Box 950, New York, NY 10274-0950

Phone: 212-313-3657
Email: danyexecdir@gmail.com

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