Robert Hommel & Michael Hauge
DISCOVERING THE TRIAL STORY THAT MATTERS
Saturday, June 8, 2019
9:00am – 5:00pm
Courtyard by Marriott Camelback
2101 E Camelback Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016(602) 955-5200
In this unique, all day seminar,* Michael Hauge and Robert Hommel will work together to unite the principles of Hollywood storytelling with the unique needs and demands of trial practice, and guide you as you apply these techniques to your own individual cases.
9:00 – 10:30
Intro: A new approach to storytelling for trial lawyers
Why Hollywood stories?
The 4 essential components of every story
The power of empathy
The 3 primary characters of a great story
Making your client the hero
10:45 – 12:30
Hollywood Story Structure
- The 6 stages of a well-structured story
- The 5 key turning points
- Structuring your client’s story
12:30 – 1:30 LUNCH
1:30 – 3:00
Hollywood Story Structure (continued)
Suiting Hollywood story structure to various types of cases
3:15 – 5:00
Developing your client’s story (group activities)
- Defining your 6 stages and 5 turning points
- Sharing your client’s story with a partner
- Group discussion of selected client stories
Delivering your story
- Hollywood storytelling secrets
- Writing style
- Log line
Putting storytelling into action for your clients
For more information, please email us at email@example.com or call 818-995-4209.
Space is limited, so sign up now!
*This seminar is offered only to attorneys who exclusively represent injured individuals in personal injury, wrongful death, and workers compensation claims. ALL ENROLLEES will be required to sign a declaration so attesting upon presentation at the seminar.
“The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirements of specialists. This activity may qualify for up to seven hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including zero hour(s) of professional responsibility and including seven hours of advanced level training in the area of Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Law, and Worker’s Compensation.”
ROBERT HOMMEL is a trial lawyer with over 35 years experience trying criminal, and then civil, cases. He has tried over 40 cases to verdict. These include negligence, slip and fall, medical malpractice, products liability, civil rights, wrongful death, and bad faith trials. He is a graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College and serves on the Alumni Board of Directors.
MICHAEL HAUGE has been one of Hollywood’s top story experts for more than 35 years. He coaches filmmakers, novelists, professional speakers, and attorneys, helping them transform their stories using the principles and methods of Hollywood’s most successful movies. Michael has consulted on films starring – among many others – Will Smith, Charlize Theron, Tom Cruise, Reese Witherspoon, Julia Roberts and Morgan Freeman. He is the bestselling author of Writing Screenplays That Sell, Selling Your Story in 60 Seconds and Storytelling Made Easy, and has presented lectures and workshops to more than 150,000 participants worldwide.