Be prepared before depositions

By Douglas W. Lundy, MD, FACS

Tips for responding to questions during expert witness depositions

How to Excel During Depositions: Techniques for Experts That Work (SEAK, Inc., Falmouth Mass., 1999) by Steven Babitsky, Esq., and James J. Mangraviti Jr., Esq., is one of the best resources I’ve found for orthopaedic surgeons who serve as expert witnesses and for those who are defendants in a lawsuit. Last month, I reviewed some of the authors’ tips on answering counsel’s questions. Here is some additional advice I found especially helpful.

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