Tag Archives: Affidavit

DRAFTING WITNESS STATEMENTS: ESSENTIAL GUIDANCE FROM AN AUTHORITATIVE SOURCE THAT EVERY LITIGATOR SHOULD READ

The dangers of drafting argumentative and adversarial witness statements have been discussed several times on this blog.  A working example of the dangers of this, together with commentary on the results, can be found in the statement of Peter Smith J made after the collapse of the Farepak hearing.    This statement, and the observations on […]