TrialEDGE is a full service trial consulting firm that creates exceptional presentations and graphics for attorneys engaged in high stakes and complex trials, arbitrations, and hearings.
Our design experts combine a dedicated focus on clean and clear design with an understanding of communication in the trial setting to create compelling legal presentations.
Senior trial consultants Jeremiah Kelman and Eric Hanson, who are both experienced litigators and skilled graphic designers, provide strategic guidance throughout the process.
Our seasoned trial technicians come equipped and fully prepared to take on any issues that the trial might throw your way.
TrialEDGE approaches cases with a visual strategy informed by the story you want to tell. Our goal is to support your hearings and trials with outstanding graphics that make your themes come alive to the judge or jury.
We start by understanding the underlying facts, themes, and legal arguments of your case. We then assimilate this information to craft focused visuals that tell a consistent and persuasive story.
Our team is composed of cutting edge graphic artists, seasoned trial technicians, and senior consultants with years of in-courtroom litigation experience.
As a litigator, Jeremiah Kelman, Esq. gained extensive experience working on graphics and presentations for trials and arbitrations. In doing so, he realized that there was a need in the market for a higher level of design quality, strategy and advice. Mr. Kelman launched TrialEDGE to leverage his background as a litigator and his previous experience as a graphic designer to help lawyers distill their legal arguments into persuasive presentations and graphics.
Eric B. Hanson, Esq. is an experienced patent litigator with a rooted passion for art, technology and graphics. For six years Eric litigated complex patent cases at Irell & Manella LLP. There he gained deep experience in every aspect of patent cases, including claim construction hearings and trials. He has practiced in federal courts throughout the country, as well as the U.S. International Trade Commission.
Erin brings to TrialEDGE an extensive background in both graphic design and marketing practices. She has experience in working with major worldwide brands in order to develop international marketing campaigns and product designs.
She has been working in the field of graphic design for over 10 years and focuses on building clean, clear and focused presentations and demonstratives.
Erin holds a BFA in communication design from Metropolitan State University of Denver where she also studied Marketing and Fine Arts.
Thomas Almeida has over 15 years of experience as a trial technician and litigation consultant. He has supported over 1,000 cases and hot seated well over 100 trials running the gamut of size, complexity and subject matter.
Thomas’s deep experience with trial and court room technology allows him to jump into any situation and present evidence in a smooth, clear and compelling manner. His early career experience as a court reporter and litigation support technician provides him with an added wealth of expertise on a wide range of trial preparation logistics.
April J. Ferguson, is a senior trial consultant whose broad expertise encompasses technology, graphic concept development and jury research. For clients, she is a trusted partner, a team player, and an invaluable asset to their litigation team. She works tirelessly with trial teams to tell their client's story in a way that resonates with jurors and creates in them a desire to be an advocate for that client in the jury deliberation room.
Jason Wietholter is a senior member of TrialEDGE’s trial technical team. As a member of dozens of trial teams, Jason has had the opportunity to work with some of the best lawyers and law firms in the nation on a wide range of legal matters. Jason’s case experience includes products liability, complex commercial litigation, discrimination and employment law cases, white collar criminal defense, and intellectual property matters. Jason is not only a skilled trial technician but also has extensive experience developing compelling demonstratives, presentations, and digital video recordings.
Our clients range from some of the largest law firms in the nation to powerhouse boutique firms.
Jeremiah Kelman brings not only a uniquely creative approach to trial graphics, but a keen legal mind who quickly grasps how to bring to life critical legal narratives and winning issues. TrialEDGE's work was instrumental to winning a punitive damages verdict at the conclusion of a 3-week jury trial in New York. Unlike traditional firms, you will not waste time attempting to tutor and revise a graphics team that lacks strong legal training.John C. Hueston – Hueston Hennigan LLP