Responding to Document Requests
Adam S. Butkus
American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division The 101 Practice Series: Breaking Down the Basics © 2009 American Bar Association. All Rights Reserved. Responding to Document Requests By Adam S. Butkus A litigant has the right to examine all of the opponent’s non-privileged documents as long as the request is relevant for discovery, i.e. “reasonably calculated to lead to the discovery of admissible evidence.” Therefore, a young lawyer tasked with the job of responding to a...