New York, NY, April 12, 2010 — On Thursday, April 22, 2010, Barry I. Slotnick — chairman of the New York Litigation Group at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney — will serve as a featured speaker at a CLE program presented by The Institute of American and Talmudic Law.

From 4 to 6 p.m., Slotnick will present "How to Gain Trial Victories," which will provide the five major parts to gaining a trial victory, including 1.) trial preparation; 2.) jury selection; 3.) opening; 4.) cross examination and direct testimony; and, 5.) closing.

Additionally, the program will address the differences between Jewish courts and trials, and American courts and trials.

The program has been approved for CLE credit in New York and Pennsylvania. To learn more or to register, visit

About Slotnick

Barry Ivan Slotnick is a shareholder in the New York office of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, where he focuses his practice on civil and white-collar litigation. He is chair of the firm's New York Litigation Section. Slotnick's practice includes commercial litigation, civil litigation, defense of disciplinary proceedings, high net-worth matrimonial matters and white collar defense.