2012 Participant Reviews

Course: Effectively Using Experts in Personal Injury Cases

RatingNov 8, 2012very good (.,)

Course: Opening Statements: A Recipe for Success

RatingNov 9, 2012Andrew Smiley is the guru of this stuff. (John A., CA)
RatingNov 27, 2012Great presentation and very useful tips. (Regina B., MD)
RatingOct 18, 2012terrific course. great speaker. (Evan S., NY)
RatingOct 20, 2012superb (.,)
RatingOct 6, 2012excellent (Jeffrey A., NY)

Course: Personal Trainer Negligence

RatingNov 26, 2012love Smiley (Anthony L., TX)
RatingNov 20, 2012Interesting and unusual topic! Enjoyed it a lot! (Chris K., TX)
May 8, 2012Good presentation. Informative. (Brian D., IL)

Course: Practical Guidelines for Getting Items into Evidence

RatingNov 17, 2012Excellent speaker! (Stuart K., NY)
RatingNov 1, 2012Excellent! ( ., )
RatingNov 22, 2012Smiley is a solid presenter. (Alan R., NJ)
RatingNov 20, 2012This program was very good. (Charles B., NJ)
RatingNov 6, 2012Excellent. (Elliot W., NJ)
RatingNov 27, 2012excellent examples given ( ., )
RatingNov 28, 2012Good course for inexperienced litigators (daniel h., NY)
RatingOct 28, 2012Great speaker, content and advice. (Michael H., WA)
RatingOct 17, 2012outstanding (Jeffrey F., IL)
RatingOct 8, 2012excellent (Jeffrey A., NY)
RatingOct 13, 2012Great course. It was a nice and concise refresher on basic trial advocacy skills. (.,)

Course: Practice Makes Perfect: Learn to Practice Like a Pro

RatingNov 20, 2012Very enjoyable! (John B., OR)
RatingOct 25, 2012The use of personal experience adds a subtle touch that makes this course both interesting and informative. (.,)

Course: Trial Techniques: The Tricks of the Trade

RatingNov 22, 2012Wonderful pragmatic information. Thank you. (Vicki B., TX)
RatingNov 13, 2012Excellent course!! (Stephen K., NY)
RatingNov 17, 2012Andrew is one of the best speakers Law Line has! (Stuart K., NY)
RatingNov 11, 2012I was very impressed by the speaker and his presentation. He was engaging, clear and he managed to touch upon all the important aspects of trial preparation. Moreover, his advice was practical and easy to understand. ( ., )
RatingNov 23, 2012Excellent presentation. (Charles B., NJ)>
RatingNov 24, 2012excellent program. excellent tips and suggestions! well done. (Karen C., NY)
RatingNov 26, 2012I watched this presentation over several days, but would like to see it again. It was very instructive. (Terrence C., CA)
RatingNov 24, 2012Excellent trial "primer" and also a nice refresher for more exp'd attys ( ., )
RatingNov 1, 2012Mr. Smiley gave an awesome presentation! I really enjoyed it. (Regina B., TX)
RatingNov 9, 2012Excellent. (Lisa E., NY)
RatingNov 7, 2012practical and clearly presented (Roger F., CA)
RatingNov 26, 2012Good (Ray H., TX)
RatingOct 27, 2012Andrew Smiley was excellent. (Joanna S., VA)
RatingOct 9, 2012Mr. Smiley's apple pie was well prepared, baked to perfection, and was delicious! (james z., VA)
RatingOct 6, 2012Great speaker!! (Sharon E., DE)
RatingOct 29, 2012Wonderful - best presenter ever on law line !!! (Tasneem a., VA)
RatingOct 26, 2012It would be difficult to overstate the quality of this exceptional lecture by Andrew Smiley. Outstanding! (Cameron T., DC)
RatingOct 10, 2012excellent presentation (Fredrick W., NY)
RatingOct 26, 2012Really enjoyed this speaker. (Federico G., VA)
RatingOct 28, 2012Well organized and presented (Edgar J., VA)
RatingOct 29, 2012Excellent. informative and enjoyable. (Jessica I., NY)
RatingOct 7, 2012Leave it to the litigators to put n a good show... (Justin S., TX)
RatingOct 15, 2012nicely done (Brett S., TN)
RatingOct 2, 2012Exemplary. One of the best lawline.com online courses I have taken to date. (Robert C., DC)
RatingOct 24, 2012excellent speaker. Great topic. Best course in a long time (Carole F., TX)
RatingOct 10, 2012Excellent course! This was the best Lawline course I've seen to date. (Gordon H., WA)
RatingOct 28, 2012Well balanced - good flow - solid to the end (Robert B., VA)

Course: Winning Your Case: Trial Skills that Count

RatingNov 7, 2012quite excellent (Carlo A., CA)
RatingNov 2, 2012Great ( ., )
RatingNov 16, 2012Informative, clear and insightful (timothy b., NY)
RatingNov 7, 2012Instructor was incredibly good... interesting and informative ( ., )
RatingNov 26, 2012GREAT speaker - kept me engaged more than any other course i've taken so far! (Stacey S., CA)
RatingNov 19, 2012Superb (Alan R., NJ)
RatingNov 11, 2012very good (James M., IL)
RatingNov 15, 2012This presenter was incredibly engaging. (Gwendolyn J., NY)
RatingNov 27, 2012Not a litigator, but this was a great survey course. Thanks. (Daryl Z., WA)
RatingNov 21, 2012This was a great, practical seminar. This is the type of program all lawyers need. Great speaker. (Anne-Marie L., AL)
RatingNov 10, 2012very good. (Richard A., FL)
RatingNov 15, 2012very basic, but solid (Daniel D., NY)
RatingOct 29, 2012Mr. Smiley does an excellent job. (Mike J., AL)
RatingOct 3, 2012Excellent. (David H., TN)
RatingOct 19, 2012Excellent! ( .,)
RatingOct 16, 2012Excellent. Makes want to get back into the courtroom (almost!). (.,)
RatingOct 26, 2012Excellent (Ellen D., FL)
RatingOct 5, 2012Fantastic speaker!! Great seminar! (Stephanie K., FL)
RatingOct 10, 2012engaging, informative, useful (Michelle E., CA)
RatingOct 6, 2012Well done! (Richard K., NY)
RatingOct 1, 2012excellent (MICHAEL K., PA)
RatingOct 18, 2012excellent presentation - good incites (kathleen b., WA)
RatingOct 4, 2012Excellent CLE. (Theresa W., NY)
RatingOct 26, 2012This speaker was very effective and kept your attention. (Brenda S., FL)
RatingOct 18, 2012Good, format, I like the video/powerpoint combo (Chris F., ME)
RatingOct 25, 2012Very effective, enjoyable presentation--great tips, especially for those of us who don't get to trial very often. (.,)
RatingOct 26, 2012very basic but a good refresher (ken l., WA)

Course: Effectively Using Experts in Personal Injury Cases

May 17, 2012Terrific (Elan R., NY)
May 1, 2012Great speaker and not boring. (Adanna U., NJ)

Course: Practical Guidelines for Getting Items into Evidence

May 10, 2012A great speaker with good tips. (Thomas P., OR)
May 16, 2012I am a trial lawyer and I appreciate Mr. Smiley's presentation style. Thank you. (Barbara B., NY)
May 24, 2012excellent for any trial attorney.We need practical courses like this one. Please offer more like this, less abstract lectures and more practical ones. (Michael F., NY)
May 24, 2012very useful illustrations on placing plans, diagrams, business and medical records into evidence (Marek L., MA)
May 1, 2012Very practical, concise, and clear. Excellent work. (Patrick K., IL)
May 20, 2012very useful (Elan R., NY)
May 3, 2012It was a terrific review. (James L., NY)

Course: Practice Makes Perfect: Learn to Practice Like a Pro

May 6, 2012Well done! (Samuel J. B., IL)
May 13, 2012Fahringer is amazing (Paul N., IL)
May 9, 2012like smiley (Jeffrey B., NY)

Course: Trial Techniques: The Tricks of the Trade

May 28, 2012This was a very well thought out and engaging overview. (Kristin E., TN)
May 20, 2012Mr. Smiley does an excellent job of showing that being a good advocate includes being a gentleman in the courtroom. Too many young lawyers believe or at least demonstrate the being a bully is good advocacy. Thank you Mr. Smiley for your emphasis on respect for the process (judge and rules), the jury, the witnesses and your opponent. (Joan B., TX)
May 14, 2012Well presented. Smiley knows his stuff. (Phyllis Q., MT)
May 15, 2012GOOOOD (Steve B., KS)
May 17, 2012Very thorough and great examples. (John A., SC)
May 24, 2012Really good information, and I appreciated how it was applied to a fact pattern. Made the material more usable. (Erik G., CO)
May 13, 2012Mr. Smiley was very interesting and had some great pointers. (Susan S., TX)
May 23, 2012Good to see that you retain speakers with actual trial experience. (Helen R., KS)
May 17, 2012very helpful - thank you! (Priscilla D., MD)
May 16, 2012very well done (Elan R., NY)
May 4, 2012well presented (Graham D., NY)

Course: Winning Your Case: Trial Skills that Count

May 24, 2012Andrew Smiley is amazing. I am VERY impressed by his presentation. I took Trial Advocacy with a federal district court judge at Loyola University of Los Angeles, back in 1987, and would say that this presentation encapsulated all that we learned, with more. I could not recommend this session more highly. What a GREAT presenter!!! (Sean O., WA)
May 29, 2012excellent lecturer (latesha b., FL)
May 27, 2012This was the best class in my CLE package. (Jay G., IL)
May 24, 2012Excellent presentation of great practice pointers (Teri Michelle J., VA)
May 7, 2012Fabulous!! (Chinwe O., AZ)
May 3, 2012Excellent, clear presentation--I found it helpful and useful to me. Thank you! (Barry B., IL)
May 23, 2012Blown away by his knowledge and insight. (Stephen M., IL)
May 24, 2012It was great. (Karris B., GA)
May 30, 2012Brilliantly riveting. Highly instructive. ( ., )
May 21, 2012excellent presentation (James L., FL)
May 6, 2012A very good speaker. Easy to listen to, easy to follow, very well versed. I hope to find other CLE courses by this instructor. (VICKI E., FL)
May 8, 2012Very informative and interesting speaker (Colleen B., CO)
May 15, 2012Excellent speaker (Teresa S., NJ)
May 22, 2012Good practical skills for trial. (Colin K., IL)
May 23, 2012Effective summary of basic themes and techniques. (Thomas C., IL)