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  • Posted by William Lightner, Esq. on Monday, September 26, 2011

    Key Questions Asked of Opposing Expert Witnesses by an Expert Litigator

    Opine Experts’ Bill Lightner interviewed veteran litigator Chip Rice regarding the key questions he asks opposing experts. Mr. Rice tells us just how much preparation is required to prevail as the champion of his clients’ positions.

  • Posted by Charles "Chip" Rice, Esq. on Sunday, June 26, 2011

    Changes in Rules for Discovery re Experts in Federal Courts

    Recent Amendments to F.R.C.P. Rule 26 mitigate practice problems in Federal but not California Courts

  • Posted by Charles "Chip" Rice, Esq. on Monday, June 13, 2011

    Advice on Preparing Witnesses for Deposition

    Helpful to newbies and veteran witnesses alike, a trial lawyer argues the importance of truth-telling, explains how thorough review of all evidence calms nerves and avoids surprises, and says why role playing is crucial in avoiding unnecessary and potentially damaging testimony at deposition.

  • Posted by Charles "Chip" Rice, Esq. on Wednesday, June 8, 2011

    A Litigator's View of the Art and Science of Depositions

    This piece provides useful insights into the methods litigators use during deposition.

  • Posted by Charles "Chip" Rice, Esq. on Wednesday, June 8, 2011

    On Challenging & Impeaching Witnesses Under Cross-Examination

    This piece provides insights into the methods litigators use to control and impeach witnesses. Understanding the these tactics just might empower an expert to prevail.