Nancy J Geenen, MA, JD
Co-founder Nancy Geenen is an engaging teacher who speaks and writes frequently on persuasive presentation, jury selection and trial, litigation management, attorney training, and other topics in the legal field.
insights and advice come out of more than two decades as a BigLaw trial attorney and prosecutor for the United Nations
, preparing and presenting high-stakes cases involving commercial and intellectual property law.
A best-selling author, she
experience with humor and sensitivity to her
audience, ensuring that her
messages are both memorable and applicable.
At Suann Ingle Associates
advises trial teams and clients on themes, witness testimony, mock exercises, and strategies - and how to integrate compelling visual communication.
She typically works closely with lead trial counsel and end clients in the 100 days before trial, helping them understand risks and opportunities as each strategy decision takes on greater weight.
Based on her
first-hand knowledge of legal venues ranging from California to Washington, D.C. to the United Nations
in Geneva, Switzerland, Nancy
clients understand possible outcomes before they happen, and how to prepare for the event.
This combination of experience and insight applies to arbitration and settlement situations as well as bench and jury trials.
has tried or arbitrated over 150 business disputes, including financial services and intellectual property cases.
has also led and managed complex, high-stakes business disputes under close public scrutiny.
is admitted to the District of Columbia Bar
, the State Bar of California
, each of the U.S. District Courts in California, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court
She holds a Juris Doctor from Santa Clara University School of Law, a Master of Arts in Education from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Arts from Stanford University.