Litigation, Young Lawyers Division

Lawyer's Roadmap: Do’s and Don’ts of Written Discovery


This session will review the Do's and Don'ts of Written Discovery and how the discovery phase can win, lose, or settle a case.

The Do's and Don’ts topics discussed by the speaker relate to the Tennessee Rules of Civil Procedure.

Some of the Do’s and Don’ts covered include:

  • Why issue discovery?
  • How to draft discovery;
  • How to answer discovery;
  • What to include in your request for discovery; and
  • How to deal with stubborn adversaries.





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The stories were very helpful.

I learned some very helpful tips on how to answer discovery.

I learned a lot of great practical tips and how strategy can be woven into the TRCP. I also picked up a few technical rules that I wasn't aware of.


Course Pricing
  • Member: 33.75
  • Non-Member: 56.25
  • Section: 26.25
TBA members who are judges, lawmakers and law students can take TBA CLE onsite courses at no charge for the programming. There may be a separate charge if meals, special materials or other premium features are involved.
Course InformationHighlights
  • Flexible to your schedule
  • Viewable on desktop or mobile devices
  • Discount for section members
Course Credits Dual Credits: 0.00
General Credits: 0.75
Total Credits: 0.75

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