Ken Rothweiler Presents Opening Statements

Kenneth Rothweiler was a course planner and presenter for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s seminar entitled Opening Statements: The Lawyer as a Storyteller.

The seminar focused on the techniques and methods that can be used to capture and hold the attention of juries. Having tried over 100 jury trials in his career, some resulting in the highest verdicts in Pennsylvania, Rothweiler discussed what makes an opening statement compelling to juries.