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Course Descriptions

Deposition Strategies and Techniques (Fall 2019)

Course Description

This course will emphasize basic and sophisticated strategies and tactics in taking and defending depositions in a civil case, and the use of those techniques to help win a law suit.  The course will give students who want to be trial lawyers an invaluable advantage when they begin practicing law.

Course Details

  • Unit Value: 2
  • Grading Options: Numerical or CR/D/F
  • Schedule: Th 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
  • Room Number: Room 114
  • Exam: In-class exam involves taking and defending depositions orally
  • Writing Requirement: No
  • Skills/Experiential Unit Requirement: yes
  • Participation: Required
  • Pre-requisites: Taken or concurrently enrolled in Evidence
  • Enrollment Limitation: 16 students