Mock Trial Skills. Closing Arguments. Opening Talk about facts to be established at trial Arguments from facts not allowed Little or no discussion of law. Closing Work only with facts established in trial Argument from facts is the goal Some discussion of law, burden of proof, etc.
The “motif” of your case.
The idea or phrase that ties it together
Think of in terms of “This is a case about…”
Your version of how the facts went down.
Did he hit her and then dump her in the water? Or did he hit her and the surf dragged her under?
Should fit into the lawMore on Theme and Theory