Young Lawyers Division, Skills

Building Your Case Through Depositions: The Do’s and Don’ts of Taking, Defending, and Using Depositions


You can't win your case in a deposition, but it can be one of the most important discovery tools (if not the most important) in preparing your case for trial. This program will cover tips and techniques on taking depositions, defending them, and using them as your case progresses, including how to prepare yourself and your client for depositions. This program will also cover tips on how to avoid and recover from common pitfalls.

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Good refresher for the seasoned lawyer, especially statutorily exempt witnesses. Well done Gentlemen.

Great for new attorneys, especially plaintiffs' side.

Presenters were great.


Course Pricing
  • Member: 50.00
  • Non-Member: 80.00
If you are not a TBA Member, you can join now to receive CLE discount prices and three prepaid credits.

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 Information Webcast - Archived Video Highlights
  • Viewable from laptop or mobile device
  • Convenient CLE from your home or office
  • Approved Distance Learning for 2023
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.