Strategic Triumph: Leveraging document production, interrogatories, admissions and other discovery devices for success at trial

Philip A. Greenberg
Philip A. Greenberg | Philip A. Greenberg, P.C.

Philip A. Greenberg, Esq. of Philip A. Greenberg, P.C. has been a practicing attorney in New York and New Jersey, as well as the two Federal District Courts in lower New York, that is the Southern District of New York and the Eastern District in New York, for over 45 years.

On-Demand: May 20, 2024

Strategic Triumph: Leveraging document production, interrogatories, admissions and other discovery devices for success at trial

$195.00 2 hour CLE

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Program Summary

The course will explore which discovery devised are best, and how to use them, in order to obtain all of the relevant information that you need to obtain a favorable settlement for your client and, if the case does not settle, maximize your chances for success in the litigation.

This course is co-sponsored with myLawCLE.

Key topics to be discussed:

  • Strategic Discovery Planning - Best practices for formulating a comprehensive discovery plan that utilizes production requests, depositions, interrogatories, and admissions to gather crucial evidence and information
  • Scope Management in Discovery - Strategies for effectively managing and limiting the scope of discovery to focus on key details, thereby reducing costs, time, and potential burdens associated with extensive requests
  • Exploration of Permissible Discovery Tools - Examination of often overlooked but legally permissible methods of discovery that can offer advantages in critical cases, such as subpoenas
  • Expert Witness Interrogatories and Request for Production - Techniques for formulating targeted and effective discovery requests specifically tailored to expert witnesses and the production of relevant documents
  • Propounding Effective Written Discovery - Guidelines for crafting written discovery requests, such as production, admissions, and interrogatories, to maximize their impact and relevance to the case

Closed-captioning available

Speakers

Philip A. Greenberg_FedBarPhilip A. Greenberg | Philip A. Greenberg, P.C.

Philip A. Greenberg, Esq. of Philip A. Greenberg, P.C. has been a practicing attorney in New York and New Jersey, as well as the two Federal District Courts in lower New York, that is the Southern District of New York and the Eastern District in New York, for over 45 years. He has also been admitted to the Federal Second Circuit Court of Appeals (handles all the appeals from the Federal Courts in New York and Vermont) and he has been admitted to the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Greenberg, for at least the last 25 years, has emphasized in his law practice all aspects of family and divorce law, such as all financial issues, custody, support, distribution of marital property, pre-nuptial agreements and post-nuptial agreements. In addition, as Mr. Greenberg has extensive experience in other areas of civil litigation, such as corporate and condominium/cooperative apartments legal disputes. He continues to represent clients in those types of litigations. For the last over 22 years, Mr. Greenberg has maintained a solo practice of law (previously having been managing partner in several boutique law firms). He is able to service his extensive clientele with the assistance of experienced and talented attorneys who are counsel to his law firm, as well as former law partners of Mr. Greenberg, with whom he is still associated with and shares office space with. As reflected in his website (www.philipagreenberg.com), Mr. Greenberg has received numerous professional honors and designations throughout his career. For example, the last several years he has been chosen for SuperLawyers (top 5% of New York matrimonial attorneys), A-V Rating (highest level of ethics and legal ability) with Martindale-Hubbell (for the last over 35 years), and his biography has been included in Marquis Who’s Who in America, and Who’s Who in American Law (also over 35 years). His professional and civic activities include longtime active involvement in Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity International (The leading professional Law Fraternity in the world), as an International Officer and on the International Tribunal (Supreme Court of the Law Fraternity), the Freemasons (President and Secretary of The Sixth Manhattan District and four times Master of his Lodge), Board of Directors and past President of 10 Park Avenue Tenants’ Corp. (Apartment Cooperative Corporation) for over 23 years, and the First Vice President of the Chelsea Shul (one of the oldest continuous Jewish congregations in the U.S.A.), currently serving as a Trustee and Second Vice President. Mr. Greenberg’s self-created motto for his law practice is as follows: “Compassionate about people, passionate about the law.”

Agenda

I. Strategic Discovery Planning | 10:00am – 10:30am

II. Scope Management in Discovery | 10:30am – 11:00am

Break | 11:00am – 11:10am

III. Exploration of Permissible Discovery Tools | 11:10am – 11:35am

IV. Expert Witness Interrogatories and Request for Production | 11:35am – 11:45am

V. Propounding Effective Written Discovery | 11:45am – 12:10pm