Prepping the Plaintiff: Critical Deposition Tips in Wrongful Termination Actions
About this Program
Although there are various ways for Plaintiffs' attorneys to prepare their clients for an upcoming deposition, there are subtle and critical factors to consider that are specific in an employment discrimination case. Join employment law attorney Arkady Itkin in this CLE course as he teaches about the best ways to prepare your plaintiff clients when they are deposed in their wrongful termination actions. Mr. Itkin will describe the tools needed to ensure that the client is a likeable and a compelling witness as well as how to best ensure the client understands how the law fits within the case at hand. He will also reveal the common traps that every attorney should anticipate and avoid and the importance of a deposition rehearsal. Lastly, Mr. Itkin will conclude with some invaluable tips after the conclusion of the deposition.
I. The Likeable and Compelling Witness
II. Ensuring Client's Legal Understanding of the Case
III. Avoiding Common Traps
IV. The Deposition Rehearsal
V. After Deposition Tips