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: A must-read guide for trial attorneys who prepare witnesses for deposition and trial. The pointers are practical and effective, and they will improve even the most challenging witness. Chapters focus on the importance of preparation, setting and achieving individualized objectives, witness assessment techniques, managing expectations, steps in conducting an effective preparation, matters of memory and recall, dealing with special issues and other chapters. The authors are experienced litigation psychologists who have prepared thousands of witnesses. The book includes many examples and helpful lists. A handbook for witnesses is also available as a companion to this book for attorneys. Should be read by every trial attorney, whether newly admitted to the bar or seasoned.