G. Christopher Ritter '81 Publishes New Best Seller

G. Christopher Ritter has authored Powerful Deliberations:Putting It All Together for the Jury, published by the American Bar Association.

Named to the ABA Best Sellers list only one month after its release, Powerful Deliberations offers a fresh approach to trial preparation and detailed techniques to help litigators win with juries, as well as distilling the many lessons Ritter has learned from his work on hundreds of complex, high-profile civil and criminal cases. 

Ritter is a member of The Focal Point and works with trial attorneys throughout the country, developing trial strategies and using trial graphics to simplify complex subjects for jurors.  A past partner and trial lawyer at a major San Francisco law firm and former faculty member at University of California Hastings College of the Law, Ritter is an active member of the State Bar of California and has taught for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy.

Ritter has been a featured presenter at programs including those sponsored by the State Bar of California, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Texas State Bar, National Association of Criminal Defense Counsel, California Continuing Education of the Bar, American Bar Association and Law Seminars International.  He is a graduate of the University of Chicago Law School.