Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Tips for Taking Effective Depositions

Depositions are usually taken to obtain relevant factual information from a witness.  If taken effectively, the deposition of an adverse witness can also limit the impact of the witness and even provide testimony helpful to your case.  Tips for taking effective depositions are discussed in my recent blog post in the National Jurist's SmartLawyer digital magazine, which can be accessed by clicking on this link.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Develop a Litigation Strategy

Whether you as a lawyer are representing the plaintiff or a defendant in a civil lawsuit, a clearly defined litigation strategy should be developed at the outset to guide the preparation and presentation of your case.  The importance of a litigation strategy is discussed in my recent blog post in the National Jurist's SmartLawyer digital magazine, which can be accessed by clicking on this link.