ACTL Presents: Escape from the Briarpatch between Discovery and Trial
Segment 1: Handling Obstreperous Witnesses and Lawyers
Moderator: Peter Akmajian
Panel Members: The Honorable James Teilborg, Ronald Mercaldo, Mick Rusing, Tom Shorall, Lonnie Williams
- What do you do when you have a difficult witness who refuses to answer questions, argues, and is generally obstreperous?
- How do you deal with the combination of such a witness along with a lawyer who interjects improper objections and coaches the witness?
- Demonstration included!