Litigation Ethics: Dealing With Witnesses

Date & Time: Monday, March 24, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:15 pm

CLE Credit: Yes

Event Description
Credit: 2.0 Ethics Credit Hours

Description: This fast-paced, interactive program uses hypotheticals to discuss ethical issues involving witnesses, including these topics and more

*Permissibility of paying fact witnesses for their time

*Preparing fact witnesses for testimony

*Talking with fact witnesses during deposition breaks

*Paying testifying and non-testifying experts

*Ex parte communications with an adversary's expert

*The witness advocate rule

D.C. Bar Legal Ethics Counsel also will be on hand to highlight specific D.C. ethics issues.

D.C. Bar Conference Center
1101 K Street NW
(Nearest Metro Stop: Metro Center 12th Street)
Washington DC 20005

Contact Information
CLE Program
Phone: 202-626-3488
Fax: 202-942-9750

  • Saul Singer, District of Columbia Bar

  • Thomas Spahn, McGuire Woods LLP


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