The National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) has designated Bob Goss (pictured at right) as an NITA “Master Advocate.” The Master Advocate award represents serious commitment to trial advocacy and requires completion of at least five intensive NITA trial-advocacy programs.
Why You Need a Trial Advocate
As a landlord or a tenant, you want an advocate who understands your rights. As a consumer in Texas, you want justice if you’ve been the subject of a deceptive trade practice. No matter what your legal issue, you want an advocate who will represent you zealously. You need an advocate who is both your counselor and your ally. Experience is important, of course. But also look for indications that your trial advocate keeps up with the latest advances in the law, art, and science of trial advocacy. Intensive training, such as that leading to NITA’s “Master Advocate” award, is one indicator that your advocate has the latest skills necessary to represent you when it matters most. Continue reading