Guidelines to Witness Prep for the Ethical Lawyer
The Ethical Lawyer’s Guidelines to Witness Preparation By Merri A. Baldwin1Chapman, Popik & White LLP Preparing witnesses is a critical part of litigating a case. In an important sense, a lawyer begins to prepare a witness from the very first interview with that witness, and continues that process right up until that witness gets on the stand. Preparation can last many months and consist of multiple interactions between the witness, lawyers and others working with the lawyers (consultants, legal...