Virtually Effective: Conducting Professional and Persuasive Hearings on Remote Platforms
As bankruptcy bourts hold hearings across a variety of remote platforms, how can attorneys and other bankruptcy professionals ensure they are most effectively representing their clients? This expert panel discusses best practices for appearing remotely, offering tips on preparing witnesses for testimony, presenting an effective “virtual” courtroom presence, and maintaining proper courtroom etiquette in the new normal, and will also address several ethics considerations in our new "virtual" reality. These include coaching the witness (or not!), and maintaining privilege/confidentiality when dealing with co-counsel and clients over a remote platform in real time.