Wisconsin’s Daubert Rule: Relevancy vs Reliability and Judicial Gatekeeping vs. Counsel’s Cross Examination


Program Chair
Edward J. Vopal, Habush, Habush & Rottier, S.C., Green Bay

Registration begins at 7:45 a.m. on the day of the seminar and includes program materials, continental breakfast and refreshments.

Faculty & Topics 
The Reliability Standard for Expert Testimony: A Primer
Professor Daniel D. Blinka, Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee

Practical Considerations in a Daubert State
Daniel A. Rottier, Habush Habush & Rottier, S.C., Madison

Daubert: Why Everyone Should Be Pleased We Have It
Nathaniel Cade, Jr., Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, Milwaukee

Prosecutorial Perspective of Daubert in Criminal Cases
James L. Santelle, US Attorneys Office Eastern District, Milwaukee

Close Enough for Government Work:
The Disappearance of Daubert in Criminal Cases
Dean A. Strang, Hurley, Burish & Stanton, SC, Madison
WAJ has applied for CLE credit with the Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners and Minnesota Board of Continuing Legal Education. 




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Madison, WI 53703



Credit pending in WI and MN.  Confirmation of credit will appear on this website.

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WAJ has reserved a block of rooms at The Olympia Resort and Hotel, 1350 Royale Mile Road, Oconomowoc. Our hold on the room block expires on May 2, 2011. Reservations must be made directly with the hotel.


Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be made at least 24 hours prior to the start of the seminar. Refunds are subject to a $15 cancellation fee.