The Inside Workings Of A U.S. Courtroom

Posted on April 9th, 2013, by James Livesay in Criminal Defense, Custody, Divorce, Family Law, Personal Injury. Comments Off on The Inside Workings Of A U.S. Courtroom

Going to court for the first time can be an intimidating experience. Whether you are facing criminal charges or find yourself in court in a divorce or custody case, remaining calm in court can really help you make your most effective case. We put together the infographic below to help you understand all the different parts of the courtroom, so you can feel at ease on your day in court. This infographic explains who people are, what they do, and where they sit. We’ve also included some interesting facts about courtrooms, and funny quotes from actual court cases.

Our experienced attorneys in FairfaxFredericksburg, and Manassas, Virginia feel right at home in the courtroom—hopefully this information will allow you to also be at ease in front of the judge or jury.

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Attorney James Livesay is a Partner at Livesay & Myers. After graduating from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1998, he began his legal career in the Navy JAG Corps, before entering private practice as a Virginia family lawyer in 2001. Along with partner Kevin Myers, Mr. Livesay founded Livesay & Myers in 2003. Today he advises the attorneys in each of the firm’s four offices.

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