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Jessica Brylo, JD, MA, Owner and Lead Litigation Consultant

Jessica Brylo is the owner and lead litigation consultant at Trial Dynamics, a consulting firm dedicated to plaintiff’s civil and criminal defense litigation. She specializes in case framing, jury research, opening statement development, witness preparation, and jury selection.


Over the past two decades, Ms. Brylo has spoken to thousands of jurors and conducted hundreds of mock trials, the results of which she uses to guide case strategy and framing on cases ranging from soft tissue injuries to 9-figure catastrophic injury cases and multi-billion dollar class-action lawsuits.

Ms. Brylo originally trained with one of the nation’s leading trial consultants, David Ball, Ph.D., and is one of a handful in the nation who has studied Arizona Project (1996) videos of real juries deliberating. She has a JD and Masters in Psychology, both from Duke University, and is a board member of the American Society of Trial Consultants (ASTC).

Ms. Brylo specializes in cases involving personal injury, car wrecks, wrongful death, medical malpractice, product defect, premises liability, trucking litigation, medical negligence, civil rights, mass torts, and employment law.

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Jennifer LaRue, Independent Litigation Consultant

Jennifer R. LaRue began her trial consulting career as a project manager for Litigation Insights (initially known as the Center for Trial Insights) in college. After graduating from the University of Kansas with a degree in Communications, she returned to Litigation Insights as a consultant. During her time with Litigation Insights, Ms. LaRue continued her education. She graduated with an MBA with a focus in communications and marketing from the Block School at the University of Missouri. In 2007, Ms. LaRue joined the Pennebaker in Houston team to do communications and litigation consulting. Beginning in 2013, Ms. LaRue collaborated with Karen Kash Redden at WitnessWork as a senior consultant and, eventually, a partner.


Ms. LaRue has extensive experience in research, including focus groups and mock trials, community attitude surveys, and post-trial interviews. She also excels at communication-related tasks, including witness prep, creation of case themes, and voir dire development and strategy. Ms. LaRue has worked on several medical malpractice cases, including years of extensive breast implant work, infant deaths, and general medical negligence cases. In addition, she has worked on auto litigation, as well as other personal injury cases. Ms. LaRue excels in making complicated business issues accessible to jurors, particularly in complex class action suits, embezzlement, contract disputes, and patent law. She has handled several cases where the defendant(s) pled the Fifth. Her broad understanding of business practices, work on the defense side, and years of experience can bring insights and a valuable perspective to the team.

Publications from Jessica Brylo, J.D., M.A.


Speaking Engagements with Jessica Brylo, J.D., M.A.

  • “Using Focus Groups to Identify Potential Gender Biases,” CTLA Women Trial Lawyers Network, March 2011

  • “Making Sense of Non-sensical Verdicts: A Dive Into the Juror’s Mind,” CTLA Blockbuster 2012, January 2012

  • “Jury Selection: Preparing for Success,” Adams/Broomfield Bar Association, November 2012

  • Death penalty panel debate, Temple Emanuel, Denver, September 2015

  • Broadcast interview regarding the James Holmes murder trial, CBS Evening News, 2015

  • “Juror Concerns in Product Liability Cases,” CTLA Product Liability Committee, March 2016

  • “Witness Prep: Working from the Inside, Out,” Colorado Bar Association Continuing Legal Education event, 2020

  • “Witness Preparation in a Divorce Case with Jessica Brylo,” Divorce at Altitude (podcast), June 2022

  • “Tipping the Scales in Your Favor,” Trial Lawyer Nation Episode #108, June 2022

  • “Case Framing Workshop,” Trial Lawyers University Live Conference, October 2022

  • "Lessons Learned from an $8.4 Million Trip & Fall Verdict with Zero Comparative Fault (and no settlement offer)," NAPLA Annual Convention, May 2023

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(303) 653-2233

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