Brandon Crawford


Tips for Cross Examination: Lessons to be Learned from the Anatomy of a Hopeless Trial

All of your preparation and sleepless nights have come down to this moment.  It’s just you and the witness – you know everything about what they have to say, you’re laser focused – but really, anything can happen.  An effective cross-examination can seem daunting but to do it well you only need to know 10 simple rules.  In this session, three seasoned cross-examiners will teach you these rules that you can use to cross-examine and witness in any legal discipline.

About Brandon Crawford

Brandon Crawford is a partner at Edelson Foord Law in Ottawa. He regularly appears before trial courts in Ontario and the Ontario Court of Appeal.  Brandon is a graduate of the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law and Michigan State University College of Law.  He is an instructor in the trial advocacy program at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law.