Course Details


Depositions are an integral part of any civil litigation practice. It is the means by which you gather evidence for your claim or defense directly from witnesses. In this simulation course, you will learn how to take and defend depositions. The class will be led by United States Magistrate Judge Sunil Harjani, along with a group of adjunct professors drawn from a variety of litigation practice experiences in Chicago. Each student will be assigned a role as attorney for the plaintiff or defendant. You will be taking or defending a portion of a deposition nearly every week in this class. This class will particularly benefit students contemplating a litigation practice after graduation.

Catalog Number: LITARB 615

Additional Course Information: Experiential Learning

Course History

Spring 2024
Title: Depositions
Faculty: Harjani, Sunil R. (courses | profile)
Section: 1     Credits: 3.0
Capacity: 20     Actual: 20