Mastering the Deposition

The ability to plan and take outstanding depositions determines the value of your case, the outcome of dispositive motions, and who wins at trial. From developing the big picture down to formulating the narrowest questions, learn from a faculty of noted trial attorneys that has conducted more than 5,000 depositions. For many clients, your depositions are their only day in court. Make every question count! Learn techniques used by the best trial lawyers to get the most out of every deposition.

8:30 - 9:00 Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00 - 9:10 Opening remarks and program overview
9:10 - 10:20 Fundamentals of Taking Depositions
Katherine Smith, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
10:35-11:45 How to Take an Effective Deposition for Use at Trial
Ryan McNamara, Call & Jensen
Lunch - on your own
12:45 - 1:45 Preparing Witnesses & Defending Depositions
Lauren Teukolsky, Traber & Voorhees (plaintiff)
defense speaker to be confirmed
1:45 - 2:45 Deposing Expert Witnesses: Promoting Expertise and Limiting Exposure
James Hardin, Hardin & Associates
2:50 - 4:00 How Deposition Testimony Plays Out at Trial
Ryan McNamara, Call & Jensen
program concludes

This program is approved for 5 hrs of CA MCLE general credt hours.

Bridgeport is a State Bar of CA provider of MCLE (Provider 11872) This program offers 5 hrs of MCLE. Bridgeport will assist attorneys from outside CA obtain CLE in accordance with the rules of their state.

Program Details

Event Date 11-13-2015 9:00 am
Event End Date 11-13-2015 4:00 pm
Individual Price $265.00
MCLE Hours 5 hours of California MCLE
Millennium Biltmore Hotel - Los Angeles, CA
506 S. Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90071
Millennium Biltmore Hotel - Los Angeles, CA
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Group Rate

#Registrants Rate/Person($)
2 225.00
3 165.00

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