Basic Deposition Questioning Techniques

In preparation for your deposition, your personal injury attorney will explain some techniques opposing counsel will likely employ during the deposition and your best approach as a witness.

What kind of question will the attorney ask?
The type of question depends on what the attorney is trying to elicit form you:

Personal Injury Claim: Mistakes to Avoid

Although your injury lawyer will take every step necessary to get you the maximum compensation to which you are entitled to for the personal injuries that you have suffered, you will also need to help your case by avoiding certain actions that will jeopardize the value of your case.

Factors Affecting the Value of Your Case

The main concern for the majority of victims of a personal injury accident is the value of their claim. Although an experienced injury lawyer can easily determine whether there is merit to the personal injury claim, he cannot place a value on the case until he has done some discovery.

Items to Maintain and Bring to Your Attorney

The following list of items is only part of the total information your accident lawyer will be assembling on your behalf. Use this list as a starting point; the more information you can give your attorney regarding your expenses and the way your life has changed since you were injured, the better...

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First Attorney Client Meeting

If you have been injured in an accident, you may be unsure of what information to bring with you to your first meeting with an attorney. Your accident attorney will want you to answer certain specific questions about your accident before deciding to accept the case.

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