Judge Mark Drummond is one of the most well-known advocacy teachers in the United States.
He has been a trial judge for the last 20 years. He has trained advocates for the US Department of Justice, the Federated Bar Association of Japan and the Beijing and Shanghai Arbitration Commissions.
In England, he has taught at the Inns of Court, Oxford University and Nottingham Law School. He is the program director for teacher training for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) in New York City.
For CPD Training, Judge Drummond taught arbitration advocacy at the CMS Academy in Vienna in 2012 and 2015 and Frankfurt in 2017; and at Bär & Karrer in Zurich in 2014. In 2016 he delivered international arbitration skills training to Baker Botts in London.
He has been a frequent teacher on the Solicitor Advocacy programme at the Law Society of Northern Ireland.
He taught cross-examination for CPD Training in Hobart and Devonport, Tasmania in 2019 and trained lawyers for the Tasmanian Solicitor-General and the Director of Prosecutions in persuading a court.