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Magistrate Judge Christopher A. Nuechterlein - Jury Instructions
Magistrate Judge Christopher A. Nuechterlein
201 Robert A. Grant Courthouse
204 South Main Street
South Bend, IN 46601
(574) 246-8100

Jury Instructions

Not later than 30 days before trial, counsel shall file and serve a complete set of proposed jury instructions. At least seven days prior to the final pretrial conference, counsel shall file and serve any objections to opposing counsels jury instructions. While proposed jury instructions may be discussed at the final pretrial conference, a more extensive jury instruction conference will be conducted with counsel on the record at the conclusion of the plaintiffs and defendants case.
Click on the link for a copy of the standard Preliminary and Final Instructions which the court usually uses.

  • Jury Preliminary Instructions
  • Jury Final Instructions


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