Conferences and Speeches

AAA Education Services – Direct and Cross Examination in Labor Arbitration

Tuesday, June 7, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time

This program is designed to teach participants the dos and don’ts for witness examination to present to an arbitrator. With the use of lectures, facilitated discussions, and practical exercises, the experienced faculty will discuss:

  • Witness preparation
  • General instructions for witnesses
  • Selecting a witness/expert witness
  • Framing the questions
  • Effective direct and cross-examination
  • Techniques
  • Objections and hearsay

Attendees will gain strategies and tips from the experts that will assist them in preparing witnesses for arbitration and examining them at the hearing.

Morgan Lewis labor and employment partner David R. Broderdorf will be speaking on this panel along with Washington, DC-Baltimore area arbitrator Sarah Espinosa and union-side counsel Brenda Zwack.