Jeffrey T. Frederick

Jeffrey T. Frederick

Jeffrey T. Frederick, Ph.D., is Director of our Jury Research Services Division. He received his Masters (1979) and Ph.D. (1980) in Social Psychology from North Carolina State University. He has been involved in jury selection and jury research since 1975. In addition to personally assisting in hundreds of cases, he has written two key books in the area, Mastering Voir Dire and Jury Selection: Gain an Edge in Questioning and Selecting Your Jury, 3rd Edition (ABA Press 2011) and The Psychology of the American Jury (Michie Co. 1987), as well as numerous articles on the topics of jury selection, small group research (e.g., focus groups and mock trials), juror surveys (e.g., venue and juror profile surveys), witness preparation, and jury persuasion. Dr. Frederick is a frequent speaker on juries and jury issues. He has spoken at programs sponsored by the American Bar Association, American Law Institute/American Bar Association, American Psychological Association, American Psychology-Law Society, American Society of Trial Consultants, Department of Justice, Executive Office for United States Attorneys, Federal Bureau of Investigation, National District Attorneys Association, and numerous state civil and criminal bar associations and governmental programs.

Guest Appearances
January 26, 2019

ABA Midyear Meeting 2019: Mastering Voir Dire and Jury Selection

Jeffrey T. Frederick talks about how to master voir dire and jury selection.