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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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Some great tips for elevating the quality of my presentations.

Great teacher! I wish all CLE was this good!

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

Excellent source for any attorney

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

Good presentation.

Very good takeaways

Great presentation

Good speaker--really useful tips for meetings and presentations


Course Pricing
  • Member: 50.00
  • Non-Member: 80.00
If you are not a TBA Member, you can join now to receive CLE discount prices and three prepaid credits.

TBA members who are judges, lawmakers and law students can take TBA CLE onsite courses at no charge for the programming. There may be a separate charge if meals, special materials or other premium features are involved.
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.