Expert Witness Depositions in Nursing Home Injury Cases: Taking and Defending Depositions
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will prepare medical malpractice and personal injury attorneys representing victims or defendants in nursing home injury cases to take or defend depositions of expert witnesses. The panel will discuss best practices for preparing your expert for deposition, effectively questioning the opposing party’s expert, raising or defending objections, and leveraging the information obtained at the deposition during trial or settlement negotiations.
- Preparing your expert for deposition
- Deposing the opponent’s expert
- Raising and defending objections
- Post-deposition strategies—using deposition information
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- What are best practices when preparing your expert prior to deposition?
- What deposition questioning techniques will maximize the information obtained from the opposing party’s expert?
- What are effective techniques for raising and defending objections during depositions of expert witnesses?
- How can expert deposition testimony be most effectively used during settlement and trial?
Mark A. Cox
Mark A. Cox
Since 1990, Mr. Cox has helped recover millions of dollars for those injured and the families of those killed by the... | Read More
Since 1990, Mr. Cox has helped recover millions of dollars for those injured and the families of those killed by the negligence of others. He has extensive experience in nursing home litigation and is a frequent author and lecturer on the topic.Close
Ahsan A. Jafry
Mr. Jafry’s practice consists of defending physicians, nurses, hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living... | Read More
Mr. Jafry’s practice consists of defending physicians, nurses, hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living facilities and other medical providers in medical malpractice matters. Mr. Jafry is an adjunct professor at Rutgers School of Law – Camden, where he teaches trial advocacy.Close
Mark R. Kosieradzki
Kosieradzki Smith Law Firm
Mr. Kosieradzki represents those who have been seriously injured or their relatives in cases involving catastrophic... | Read More
Mr. Kosieradzki represents those who have been seriously injured or their relatives in cases involving catastrophic injury, including nursing home abuse, sexual assault, medical malpractice, products liability, and vehicle crashes, among others. He is a past president of the Minnesota Association for Justice, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America Board of Governors for the American Association for Justice (AAJ, formerly known as the Association of Trial Lawyers of America), and is a past Chairperson of the AAJ Nursing Home Litigation Group.Close