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Essential Presentation Skills for Attorneys: Virtual, Hybrid and In-Person


Public speaking is a core leadership skill and in today’s business environment, attorneys are expected to be comfortable with everything from moderating a panel discussion to leading a virtual meeting. Mimi Bliss of Bliss Communications has updated her highly-rated 2022 CLE on virtual presentations to cover a range of professional situations, from virtual courtrooms to professional conferences, panel discussions, and informal communications.

In this on demand workshop, you’ll learn how to sharpen your messageengage your audiencemaster the virtual presentation, including technology tools, lighting and set-up; and use voice, gestures and eye contact to speak effectively. Attorneys who participated in last year’s workshop said the speaking tips were actionable and relevant to lawyers.

Here is a sneak preview of the workshop. Click for links to one-minute videos with speaking tips.

Pause Between Thoughts to Engage Your Audience

How to Sit When Presenting in a Virtual Meeting

Sharpen Your Message with Critical Two Questions


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Good presentation.

Great teacher! I wish all CLE was this good!

Excellent source for any attorney

Excellent speaker, great content that was both informative and useful.

This was an excellent course with many simple, practical tips that I can apply daily. One of the best CLE courses I have taken.

Great presentation

Some great tips for elevating the quality of my presentations.

Good speaker--really useful tips for meetings and presentations

Very good takeaways

Ms. Bliss was truly an engaging speaker. I would watch other presentations provided by her. She was concise and shared her expertise in simple and effective ways which I believe I can recreate.

It’s so hard to look at the camera. I appreciated the tips.

Some presenters come across effortlessly polished and prepared. Now I know what to work on to improve my skills. I will incorporated the content of this training into future work.


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Course Information Webcast - Archived Video Highlights
  • Approved Distance Learning for 2022
  • Ethics Credit Available
  • Viewable on desktop or mobile device
  • Convenient CLE from your home or office
Course Credits Dual Credits: 1.00
General Credits: 0.00
Total Credits: 1

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please email a request to for Georgia and Mississippi CLE credit.