Kim Passey specializes in trial preparation and courtroom presentation. Kim is one of only 30 Certified TrialDirector® Trainers within the State of California; and one of only approximately 300 within the United States. With over 23 years as a Litigation and Trial Paralegal, she is a uniquely qualified Hot-Seat technician serving in hundreds of trials in high-stakes, complex cases in numerous federal, state, and arbitration forums around the country.
Kim’s greatest strength is partnering with trial teams to help create well-organized and compelling trial presentations that effectively communicate with jurors. She is an excellent liaison between the trial team and the courtroom staff with logistical issues and technology needs. She is always in tune with the attorney, following every word and emphasis with effective visual annotations throughout the presentation. Kim is exceptionally calm under pressure and able to smoothly and effectively navigate a wide variety of demonstrative software programs on-the-fly. Kim’s trial experience has taught her how to anticipate changing demands while supporting attorneys in the war-room and courtroom alike. Trial Presentation software expertise includes TrialDirector [CERTIFIED Trainer], OnCue, PowerPoint, various video editing programs and numerous timeline software products.
Kim is a one-of-a-kind expert consultant before and throughout trial. Her diverse and comprehensive experience makes her an exceptional problem solver for her clients.
Banking and Finance
Complex Business Litigation
Insurance & Re-Insurance
White Collar Crime
ALABAMA AL; CALIFORNIA CA; COLORADO CO; CONNECTICUT CT; DELAWARE DE; FLORIDA FL; GEORGIA GA; IDAHO ID; ILLINOIS IL; INDIANA IN; LOUISIANA LA; MARYLAND MD; MASSACHUSETTS MA; MICHIGAN MI; MISSISSIPPI MS; MONTANA MT; NEBRASKA NE; NEVADA NV; NEW JERSEY NJ; NEW YORK NY; NORTH CAROLINA NC; OHIO OH; PENNSYLVANIA PA; TEXAS TX; VIRGINIA VA
[TrialDirector Certification preferred. Significant courtroom experience considered.]