What Is A Deposition In A NY Construction Accident Lawsuit?

If you are involved in a lawsuit regarding a construction accident, you will may be asked to give a deposition. A deposition is an interview given under oath. It involves answering a series of questions posed by lawyers for all sides in the construction accident. A court reporter records the statements; a written transcript of this recording may be used as evidence in court. If you have to give a deposition, your construction accident attorney will prepare you and accompany you during the deposition. Witnesses of the construction accident may also be asked to give a deposition.