General Information

DRI's 2021 Litigation Skills Seminar takes place on Wednesday, July 28 to Friday, July 30 at the Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada.

This seminar allows attendees to observe some of the best lawyers in the country conduct a full mock litigation of a complex multi-defendant case. Attendees will learn cutting edge techniques for preparing a corporate representative for deposition; how to depose sympathetic fact witnesses; how to effectively attack the opinions of expert witnesses; and much more.

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Registration Information

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DRI Member Pricing: $995
Non-Member Pricing: $1,195

DRI Member Pricing: $1,095
Non-Member Pricing: $1,295

DRI Member Pricing: $695
Non-Member Pricing: $695

Register by July 5, 2021 to receive the early registration rate. If you wish to have your name appear on the registration list distributed at the seminar and receive the course materials in advance, DRI must receive your registration by July 5, 2021. Registrations received after July 5, 2021 will be processed on-site.

*If your membership recently lapsed, please renew your membership prior to registering to ensure you receive your discounted member rate.



Litigation Skills Full Agenda



Litigation Skills Speaker List


Hotel and Travel Information

A limited number of discounted hotel rooms have been made available at the Caesars Palace, 3570 South Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89109. Take advantage of the group rate of $219.00 Single/Double (there is a daily resort fee of $30.00) in one of two ways:

  • Reserve Online
  • Contact the hotel directly at 866.227.5938 and mention DRI Seminar.

The hotel block is limited and rooms and rates are available on a first-come, first-served basis. You must make reservations by July 19, 2021 to be eligible for the hotel’s group rate. Requests for reservations made after July 19, 2021 are subject to room and rate availability. A small portion of your room rate offsets the costs of the seminar.


Travel Discounts: DRI is pleased to announce that discounted air fares are available on various major air carriers for DRI seminar attendees. To receive these discounts, please contact Direct Travel Ltd., DRI’s official travel provider, at 800.840.0908. If you would like to have access to the DRI online travel booking tool, you must complete a Business Travel Profile form at Within 24 business hours, you will receive information on accessing the system.


CLE Information

Earn up to 12.50 hours of continuing legal education hours, including 1 hour of ethics credit from this seminar.

Litigation Skills CLE Information (PDF)



DRI's 2021 Litigation Skills Seminar is proudly sponsored by:

The Experts Robson Forensic


If you would like to contact DRI about seminar sponsorship opportunities, including pricing, or to reserve a spot, please go to Advertising and Sponsorship.


DRI Cares

Opportunity Village Pride Purpose And A Paycheck

Opportunity Village (OV) operates employment training centers in southern Nevada to help adults with disabilities through vocational training, community employment, day services, advocacy, arts and social recreation.

Please help by donating sketchbooks, drawing paper, Colored pencils, markers, books, card games, board games, adult diapers, and Amazon gift cards or items that OV can auction at their own fundraisers. If you have something of value; i.e. sports tickets, time share, etc., OV could auction such items and raise funds.

The OV will be on-site at the seminar to collect items or to contribute monetary donations.

Please click here to donate. Under “Pick Your Team!” make sure to select Team A: Litigation Skills.

The Litigation Skills and Medical Liability & Health Care Law Committees are in a friendly competition to see who’s the biggest giver.


Event Terms

Read the Event Terms, including DRI’s risk-free registration policy


In-House Counsel and Claims Executives Initiatives

Read the In-House Counsel and Claims Executives Initiatives


Thank You to DRI's Litigation Skills Committee

Patrick M. Causey
Program Chair

Pamela Lee
Program Vice Chair

Kyle Lansberry
Committee Chair

Chris Turney
Committee Vice Chair

Jennifer Synder Heis
Law Institute


Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding DRI programs, please contact DRI Customer Service at 312.795.1101 or