BAI Faculty

BAI People

Jim Lawrence

Director, Blakely Advocacy Institute

Amy Hawk

Associate Director, Blakely Advocacy Institute

Nicole Dellario

Program Manager, Blakely Advocacy Institute


BAI Faculty - 2018-2019

Baldassano, Steven (Trial Advocacy)

Bland, Justice Jane (Appellate Advocacy)

Boyce, Justice William (Appellate Advocacy)

Brown, Justice Harvey (Trial Advocacy for Non-Litigators)

Buckley, John (Pretrial Litigation)

Carter, Daragh (Trial Advocacy)

Cunningham, David (Trial Advocacy)

Daic, Megan (Applied Advocacy; Client Interviewing & Counseling)

Davis, Daniel W. (Appellate Advocacy)

Daw III, Willie Ben (Depositions, Trial Advocacy)

Doyle, Mike (Trial Advocacy)

Draper, Brandon (Advanced Trial Advocacy)

Draper, Genesis (Advanced Trial Advocacy)

Edison, Judge Andrew (Trial Advocacy)

Epley, Erin (Trial Advocacy)

Foley, Zandra (Trial Advocacy)

Foster, John-Thomas (Applied Advocacy)

Goranson, Mark (Pretrial Litigation)

Gray, Julie D. (Mock Trial Team Coach)

Griffin, Mike (Trial Advocacy)

Harrell, David (International Arbitration Advocacy)

Hawk, Amy (Pretrial Litigation)

Hedges, Kevin (Advanced Negotiation; Applied Advocacy)

Hill, Judge Belinda (Trial Advocacy)

Houlette, Jacqueline "Jackie" M. (Director, Interscholastic Mock Trial Team)

Hughes, Robert (Legal Negotiation)

Jones, Erin (Pretrial Litigation)

Kasprzak, Daniel (Trial Advocacy)

Lawrence, Jim (Advocacy Survey)

Leissner, Tracy (Legal Negotiation)

Lewis, Jordan (Trial Advocacy)

Lowrey, Jennifer (Criminal Litigation and Legal Issues in Criminal Procedure)

Lukin, Karen (Trial Advocacy for Non-Litigators)

Martin, W. Clark (Client Interviewing & Counseling)

Mihaly, Roni (Pretrial Litigation)

Morfey, Michael (Depositions)

Murphy, George (Criminal Litigation and Legal Issues in Criminal Procedure)

Murphy, Grace (Criminal Litigation and Legal Issues in Criminal Procedure)

Parras, John (Criminal Litigation and Legal Issues in Criminal Procedure)

Pate, Stephen (Trial Advocacy)

Perdue Sr., Jim (Storytelling)

Phillips, Kenneth R. (Trial Advocacy)

Raven, Ricky (Voir Dire: Art of Convinicng Stangers to Speak Freely)

Ray, Katie (Trial Advocacy)

Ray, Jimmy (Trial Advocacy)

Renken, Brandon (Pretrial Litigation)

Roach, Jr., Robert "Randy" M. (Appellate Advocacy)

Robertson, Ann Ryan (International Arbitration Advocacy)

Rushing, Janet (Pretrial Litigation)

Sandill, Judge R. K. (Trial Advocacy)

Solar, Michael (Trial Strategy & Case Management)

Strahan, April (Trial Advocacy)

Velasquez, Judge Vanessa (Trial Advocacy)

Weinmann, Beth (Trial Advocacy for Non-Litigators)

Wyly, Brad (Pretrial Litigation)

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