U.S. District Court
Western District of Missouri
The Ross T. Roberts Trial Academy of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association is a program named in memory of one of Kansas City’s most distinguished federal judges, Ross T. Roberts. Formerly known as the Inn of Court, the eight-month program is designed to help enhance the trial skills of young lawyers. The program fosters excellence in professionalism, ethics, collegiality and legal skills. To learn more, click here.
View and print schedules, listen and download prior programs from the archives, and learn more.
Listen to Program Audio: Click the "Listen to Program Audio" link to open your computer's default media player/program and begin playing the audio for the associated Inn of Court program.
Downloading Audio Files: Right-click over the "Listen to Program Audio" link for any of the programs and choose "Save Target As..." Navigate to the folder where you wish to save the audio file, then click "Save." Each audio program is approximately 55 MB in size. Once you download the audio files, you can synchronize or save the MP3 file to most portable media players.
If you have questions or need help with the Trial Academy materials, please contact us.