MCLE: Taking and Defending an Accountant’s Deposition

When:
September 5, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2018-09-05T12:00:00-07:00
2018-09-05T13:00:00-07:00
Where:
SB College of Law, Room 1
20 East Victoria Street
Santa Barbara
Cost:
$35 members, $40 non-members (includes lunch)
Contact:
Mark Coffin
805-248-7118

Speaker Thomas Neches, CPA shares lessons learned from being deposed more than 100 times as an expert. These lessons include: important steps to prepare the attorney and the expert for the deposition; fundamental questions to ask; simple questions that can be hard to answer and important the expert answers correctly; issues unique to CPAs; and professional standards for CPAs who act as experts. The course provides deposition tips and tricks of interest to both novice and experienced litigators.

Speaker: Thomas M. Neches, CPA, ABV, CFE, CVA, CFF
During the past 28 years, Mr. Neches has provided expert testimony on business damages on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants in more then fifty cases, most notably Image Technical Service, Inc., et al. v. Eastman Kodak Company, in which the jury awarded ten plaintiffs $23,948,300, trebled under antitrust law to $71,844,900. He regularly provides MCLE courses on topics relating to forensic accounting. From 2003 to 2013, Mr. Neches was an Adjunct Professor at Loyola Law School.
Reservations: Via email to Mark Coffin, Litigation Section Chair, by Wednesday, August 29th, at mtc@markcoffinlaw.com
Please mail checks by Wednesday, August 29th payable to Santa Barbara Bar Association, to:
LAW OFFICE OF MARK T. COFFIN, P.C.
21 E. Carrillo Street, Suite 240, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Questions: Tel: 805-248-7118

MCLE Credit: 1 hour general credit applied for.

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