Attorney Jeffrey W. Brend will present “The Witness Stand: How to Survive the Secret Techniques of Trial Lawyers” at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, at the NIU Chicago Office, 33 N. LaSalle St., Suite 1700.
An NIU alumnus and partner at Levin & Brend since 1991, Brend focuses his practice in family law, taxation, business litigation, business valuation and forensic accounting. Brend is also an adjunct faculty member at Chicago-Kent School of Law.
His presentation will reveal the special techniques attorneys use to examine witnesses.
The cost to attend the presentation is $15, or free to Cardinal & Black and Legacy members of the NIU Alumni Association. An appetizer buffet and cash bar will be provided. For more information or to register, visit www.myniu.com, or call the Alumni Association at (815) 753-1452.
The Chicago Speaker Series will resume in 2011. Presentations have been scheduled for Feb. 24, March 31, April 28 and May 26.