How to Be a Good Trial Witness

The Most Important Asset a Witness Needs Is Credibility If the jury or judge does not believe the witness’s testimony, or even a small portion of the testimony on an important issue in the case, the case will likely be lost. Interestingly, I run into many witnesses who perceive themselves to be very likeable and believable – but who are …

What To Do If Your Adversary Lies In Court

Lying in Court, an Opportunity Few things are more frustrating, at least in the litigation arena, than when your adversary lies in court. As a lawyer, I see it all of the time. For the most part, I’m immune from the emotional reaction my clients feel. Instead, every time I catch an adverse witness lying, I see it as an …