Emphasize Your Strength
Justice Harlan Fiske once gave this advice to a young lawyer: “If you are strong on the facts and weak on the law, discuss the facts. If you are strong on the law and weak on the facts, discuss the law. If you’re weak on the law and weak on the facts - bang the table.”
The Toastmaster’s Treasure Chest by Herbert V. Prochonow, 1979.