Depositions can make or break your case. That’s why it’s important to get it right every time. Taught by David Markowitz, one of the leading trial attorneys in the west, this day-long course provides invaluable information to the new and experienced litigator alike.
For more than 40 years, David Markowitz has been studying deposition and trial techniques and has presented seminars to improve the skills of practicing attorneys across the country. David shares ten important goals to accomplish, including avoiding undesired results. Learn the value of question structure and how to deal with evasive and incomplete answers. The most important questions and techniques that best lawyers use are covered, as well as a key component of any deposition—knowing when to stop asking questions.
David demonstrates powerful, practical methods for getting the most out of your depositions, including the best ways to defend depositions, depose expert witnesses, and effectively use depositions at trial. Whether you are new to trial practice or want to refresh your deposition skills, this presentation is an opportunity not to be missed.
• David Markowitz, Markowitz Herbold PC, Portland
• Kyle Busse, Markowitz Herbold PC, Portland
• Laura Salerno Owens, Markowitz Herbold PC, Portland
6.5 Practical Skills credits
ID 73899, 12/04/2020
Complete by 12/04/2023 for Oregon credit
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