Consumer Attorneys of California
College of Trial Arts

The Nuts And Bolts Of Depositions For New Lawyers*

A Specialty Seminar
2.5 General MCLE Credits
*For new lawyers and experienced lawyers, tips, tidbits,
and secrets from the masters!


June 3, 2006

Pepperdine University
24255 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Printable Registration Form (PDF)
Secure Online Registration

Seminar Sponsors:
Data Chasers, Inc.                     Thomson West 


Michael Alder - Law Offices of C. Michael Alder, Beverly Hills
Jill P. McDonell - Law Offices of Jill P. McDonell, Los Angeles
Gary M. Paul - Waters & Kraus, El Segundo
John C. Taylor - Taylor & Ring, Los Angeles


A. Preparation:

  • What Every Notice Has To Include
  • Video And Teleconference
  • Preparing The Plaintiff
  • Preparing The Lay Witness
  • Preparing For Taking And Defending The Depos Of The Respective Witness

B. Execution:

  • Dealing With Difficult Opposing CounselAnd Speaking Objections
  • Expert Depositions (Taking And Defending)

CAOC reserves the right to substitute speakers and/or topics.

CO-CHAIRS: Cynthia LeBow, Rosa Elana Sahagun
Committee: Mary E. Alexander, Donald L. Galine, Larry Hall, Lisa L. Maki, Brian J. Panish, Frank M. Pitre, Michael M. Reyna, Lori A. Sarracino, Wendy L. Murphy

Seminar Registration Feesare valid through May 29, 2006.
After May 29th add $10 to the below fees.
Registration includes syllabus and CLE certificate.
$50  Attorney - Member of CAOC
$75  Attorney - Non Member
$25  Law Student  (Must provide school photo ID)
$15  Working Lunch

Refund Policy: Refunds will be honored only if a written request is submitted to CAOC at least seven days prior to the date of the seminar and will be subject to a $25 service charge. Registration substitutions may be made only when the substituting party holds the same membership category as the original registrant.

Call to register (916) 442-6902