Arming Witnesses for Success: Tips and Tools for Effective Deposition Preparation
This presentation highlights the shortcomings of traditional approaches used by attorneys in the preparation of their key witnesses and provides a detailed “how to” guide for effective deposition preparation sessions. The speaker will address barriers to effective communication, hurdles that prevent the witness from telling the truth well, and the impact of nonverbal behavior on the overall credibility of the witness’s testimony.
Thomas O’Toole, Ph.D. is President and Consultant at Sound Jury Consulting. He has practiced across the nation for over ten years in nearly every litigation type. He has consulted on matters as small as low exposure medical malpractice and as large as “bet-the-company” MDL class actions and billion dollar environmental claims. He received his Ph.D. in litigation psychology and communication at the University of Kansas.
There is one credit pending for this CLE.
Please register in advance for our planning purposes.
Questions can be directed to Rachel Groshong
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