BIOGRAPHY

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A Board Certified Criminal Trial Specialist for 20 years and Civil Trial Specialist for more than 20 years, trial attorney Roger J. Dodd has represented clients in legal matters since 1976. Roger J. Dodd has been a lecturer, expert witness, or teacher in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Russia, St. Thomas, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, and various Caribbean locations.

Roger J. Dodd is a frequent guest and commentator on television programs, including Court TV, Good Morning America, Geraldo at Large, is the author or coauthor of dozes of articles and multiple books, including "Cross-Examination: Science and Techniques" and "Cross-Examination for Depositions." He is one of a select group of attorneys to receive the distinguished Super Lawyer rating in multiple states.

Roger J. Dodd co-counsels and coaches trials all over the Western Hemisphere.


Hell...there can be no courage without fear.
— Roger J. Dodd

SELECTED AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

Best Lawyers in America (1991 - Present)

Mountain States Super Lawyers (2017 - Present)   

Florida Super Lawyers (2009 - Present)

Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™  

Georgia Super Lawyers (2004 - Present)

Who's Who in America                      

Who’s Who in the World    

AV®Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rated     

 

ADMISSIONS

Roger J. Dodd was admitted to practice law in Georgia in 1976, Florida in 1997, Utah in 2011, and Oklahoma in 2018. He is also admitted to all applicable state and U.S. Courts, the Armed Forces Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is an advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocacy (ABOTA). His present and past faculty positions include positions with the --

National Criminal Defense College (1986 - present)

Georgia Institute of Trial Advocacy (1986 - 1991) 

Advanced Cross-Examination - National Criminal Defense College

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

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OTHER INTERESTS

Roger J. Dodd has participated in private training courses for a number of entities, including the U.S. Department of JusticeAntitrust Division, the U.S. Department of Defense, the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, and the F.B.I.  He is the grandfather of two grandchildren.