Apr 23 2021

John Knight to Present on Impact of Juror Response to Cultural Crises

Morrison Mahoney Partner John Knight will be a panelist at the upcoming webinar, Current Events and the Courtroom: How Jurors Respond to Cultural Crises. The panel-style webinar is comprised of litigators, jury consultants, and psychologists from across the country who will explore the pandemic’s impact on litigation, how shifting juror attitudes may impact various types of litigation including product liability, personal injury, construction defect and  more, and provide insight into how the pandemic and multiple quarantines have impacted potential jurors.

The virtual presentation will be held on Friday, April 23, 2021 at 10:00am PDT/1:00 pm EDT.

John is a frequent presenter on this topic. Most recently, he authored an article, “COVID-19: Are More Conservative Verdicts a Possible Consequence of the Coronavirus Pandemic?” which was later cited in the ABA Journal’s “How will the 'Anthony Fauci effect' influence jurors?