Continuing Legal Education

Think Fast: Improving Your Communication Skills through Improv

December 7, 2017
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
1.00 MCLE hours, including 1.00 approved Professional Responsibility MCLE credit hours

The Palmer House
17 E. Monroe Street
(map and directions)

Presented by the ISBA Young Lawyers Division and its New Lawyers Committee

1.0 hour MCLE credit, including 1.0 hour approved Professional Responsibility MCLE credit in the following category: Professionalism, Civility, or Legal Ethics PMCLE credit


Sharpen your critical thinking and legal reasoning skills with this fun, interactive seminar!

Improve your communication, listening, and quick reaction skills with this one-hour program that’s designed for all attorneys who use these skills in the courtroom to respond to questions from the judge and arguments from opposing counsel. The seminar engages attendees in a number of interactive activities that are used by improvisational actors to help you strengthen your quick-thinking and story-telling abilities. Pre-registration not required; walk-in registration only.

Program Coordinator/Moderator:
Zachary L. Sorman
, Winston & Strawn, LLP, Chicago

Program Speaker:
Nelson Velazquez
, Nezprov Productions, Indiana