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Secrets of a Super Deposition
Mary Quinn Cooper
Taking depositions is an essential part of any trial lawyer’s job, but what exactly does it take to conduct a “super” deposition – one that provides meaningful assistance in the motion and trial phases of a case?
In her presentation titled “Secrets of a Super Deposition” at the Tulsa County Bar Association’s “Deposition Decorum” CLE event on December 2, 2015, veteran trial lawyer Mary Quinn Cooper reflects on her decades of litigation experience and offers her top 10 tips for preparing for and taking a deposition. Her presentation with Judge Paul J. Cleary of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma also includes a review of the important rules every lawyer should be familiar with prior to the deposition.