Litigation, Young Lawyers Division

Discovery: Using Social Media


What is the best way to find information about a client, opposing party, expert witnesses, or even a business? Have you tried a Google search? Attorney Lisa Helton discusses ways to use the Internet as a resource for attaining information. The program will discuss using a research firm like Lexis and how to search government databases. When researching expert witnesses there are many data resources that are available to verify certifications, licensure, and information. Also tips on how to use LinkedIn, Google, or Facebook in your search. And other general tips to being an Internet sleuth.

Comments made by attendees at this program:

“Great CLE! Very informative and helpful! Excellent resources to keep on hand.”

“This is one of the best CLEs that I have attended in many many years.”

“This was a practical and helpful CLE, well worth the drive… excellent materials.”

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Course InformationHighlights
  • Flexible to your schedule
  • Viewable on desktop or mobile devices
Course Credits Dual Credits: 0.00
General Credits: 1.00
Total Credits: 1

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please email a request to for Georgia and Mississippi CLE credit.