Your First Deposition: From Notice to Testimony

American Bar Association

May 1, 2024

About to take your first, or first few depositions? This panel will explore the must-dos to prepare and the pitfalls to avoid when planning for and taking a deposition early in your career. Young lawyers will benefit from practical skills application with concrete examples of rules, techniques, and strategies for depositions with an eye towards how the depositions will be used in dispositive motions, mediation, or trial.

Moderator: Lee Plakas, Plakas Mannos, Canton, OH
Speakers: Danielle Borel, Breazeale Sachse & Wilson LLP, Baton Rouge, LA; Aaron Krauss, Cozen O’Connor PC, Philadelphia, PA; Aaron J. Marks, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC, New York, NY; Deena Pack, Round Table Group, Washington, DC; Danni Shanel, Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP, Boston, MA

This panel runs from 11 a.m. to noon and is part of the 2024 Litigation Section Annual Conference.

May 1, 2024

Capital Hilton, Washington, DC

See the full conference agenda.