About Keith D. Obert

Keith D. Obert

Keith D. Obert

Title: President

Firm/Company: Obert Law Group


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An active litigator for over 31 years in Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi, Keith D. Obert has become a popular CLE presenter in recent years, and his extensive courtroom experience in several different states brings a unique breadth to his lectures.

A native of Memphis, Keith currently is the primary litigation attorney for his firm, practicing heavily in the defense of vehicular accidents, premises liability claims, products liability, toxic torts, insurance agent errors and omission claims, direct insurance carrier actions with an emphasis in bad faith, uninsured/underinsured motorist claims and insurance coverage disputes.

His eclectic trial experience over the years enables Mr. Obert to provide a balanced look at current issues from both plaintiff and defense perspectives. In addition, his active work as a licensed mediator in recent years accentuates his ability to offer helpful hints to both plaintiff and defense counsel.

Mr. Obert received his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama and his J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law.


Upcoming Live Webcast Seminars at Barristers

Recent Developments in Mississippi Law

Date/Location: September 22nd, 2020 at 8:30 am Central

Mississippi's most comprehensive "update" CLE course - now in its 26th year!

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Recent Developments in Mississippi Law

Date/Location: September 30th, 2020 at 8:30 am Central

Mississippi's most comprehensive "update" CLE course - now in its 26th year!

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On-Demand Courses Taught at Barristers

Deposing Expert Witnesses & Defending Expert Depositions

Plaintiff & Defense Perspectives on the Expert Witness Deposition

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Effective Direct-Examination (and More)

Tips on mastering the deceptively tricky art of direct and cross examination.

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Mississippi - Torts, Insurance, Civil Procedure, & Workers' Compensation, Part 1: 2020 Recent Developments in Mississippi Law

Part 1 of the Torts & Insurance segment of our 26th annual Recent Developments in Mississippi Law course.

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Mississippi - Torts, Insurance, Civil Procedure, & Workers' Compensation, Part 2: 2020 Recent Developments in Mississippi Law

Part 2 of the Torts & Insurance segment of our 26th annual Recent Developments in Mississippi Law course.

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Premises Liability: Plaintiff & Defense Strategies, Part 1

A practical one-hour introduction to lawsuits against owners and occupiers of property. Includes discussion of status of the plaintiff, landlord/tenant liability, and recent developments.

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Premises Liability: Plaintiff & Defense Strategies, Part 2

A practical one-hour course picking up where Part 1 left off in a discussion of premises lawsuits. Includes discussion of false arrest, allocation of fault, and much more.

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Premises Liability: Plaintiff & Defense Strategies, Part 3

A practical one-hour course picking up where Part 2 left off in a discussion of premises lawsuits. Includes discussuion of dram shop actions and trial preparation.

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Preparing Your Client for Deposition

How to avoid the pitfalls: Nuts & bolts pointers to ensure that your client is prepared for the frightening experience of being deposed.

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The New Guardianship & Conservatorship Act in Mississippi

An examination of Mississippi's new "GAP Act," the new statute that dramatically changes the procedures for guardianships and conservatorships.

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TN - Torts, Insurance, Civil Procedure, & Workers' Compensation, Part 1: 2019 Recent Developments in Tennessee Law

Part 1 of the Torts & Insurance segment of our annual Recent Developments in Tennessee Law course. Available for viewing starting December 14, 2019.

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TN - Torts, Insurance, Civil Procedure, & Workers' Compensation, Part 2: 2019 Recent Developments in Tennessee Law

Part 2 of the Torts & Insurance segment of our annual Recent Developments in Tennessee Law course. Available for viewing starting December 14, 2019.

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Trial Testimony: Preparing Your Witnesses

A follow-up to our popular course on "Preparing Your Client for Deposition," this course looks at the differences and challenges when preparing your witnesses for courtroom testimony.

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Trying an Automobile Injury Case

Fast-paced Tips on Winning the "Fender Bender" and Beyond

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Trying Your First Civil Case

A Concise A to Z Guide to Preparing for Your First Civil Trial

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