Webinar: Effects of the COVID-19 crisis on jurors
The pandemic's impact on jurors' attitudes and decision-making
June 10, 2020
Who should attend
Civil trial attorneys
Insurance claims specialists
What you will learn
Lorie Sicafuse, Ph.D., is trained as a social psychologist. Her grant funded doctoral research examined the effects of juror characteristics and deliberation dynamics on civil jury verdicts. Dr. Sicafuse has authored over 20 peer-reviewed publications appearing in academic journals and edited volumes. She applies her expertise in persuasion, information processing, attribution, and research methods to maximize the likelihood of favorable trial outcomes.
Melissa Loberg, Ph.D., a litigation consultant at Courtroom Sciences, Inc., has been conducting research, teaching and publishing articles in the area of psychology and the law for the past fifteen years. She has assisted clients on hundreds of cases across the nation in both high and low-risk matters by applying her expertise in psychology to jury selection, focus group/mock trial research and witness training.
Juror Confirmation Bias