EPISODES

February 23, 2022

18. James Pereira QC: Communication in the Courtroom

James Pereira QC takes host Bibi Badejo through his journey as a barrister, Queen's Counsel and a certified coach and discusses how the skills he has learned have made him a better advocate. James was called to the bar in 199...

February 16, 2022

17. Ross Guberman: Writing for the Win

Legal writing heavyweight Ross Guberman joins host Bibi Badejo and shares his recommendations for upgrading writing skills. A renowned author on legal writing and his books Point Made: How to Write Like the Nation’s Top Advoc...

February 09, 2022

16. Lucy Cornell: Finding Your Voice In Court

Voice coach Lucy Cornell joins host Bibi Badejo to discuss how trial lawyers can use their voice for influence and impact in the court room. Lucy is the CEO and founder of Cornell Voice Advisory, coaching professionals to dev...

February 02, 2022

15. Professor Jo Delahunty QC: Winning the Unwinnable

Professor Jo Delahunty QC joins host Bibi Badejo to talk about how she approaches and wins her cases, many of which appear unwinnable. Jo was called to the Bar in 1986, took silk in 2006, and became a Recorder in 2009. She wa...

January 26, 2022

14. Jerry Blackwell and Steve Schleicher: Prosecuting Derek Chauvin (Part 2) - Trial Techniques

In part 2 of this two-part interview, Jerry Blackwell and Steve Schleicher continue their discussion with host Bibi Badejo and reflect on the techniques they used to successfully prosecute in State of Minnesota v Derek Michae...

January 19, 2022

13. Jerry Blackwell and Steve Schleicher: Prosecuting Derek Chauvin (Part 1) - Preparation

In the first episode of Season 2, Jerry Blackwell and Steve Schleicher discuss the prosecution of Derek Chauvin with host Bibi Badejo. In the first of this two-part interview they discuss their careers as advocates and break down their strategies for preparing the case.