Testifying in person can be intimidating, but this article provides essential insights. In a civil lawsuit, you'll need to testify honestly under oath. Preparation is key; discuss your case with your attorney to anticipate questions. Arrive early at the courthouse, maintain courtroom etiquette, and stay composed. Expect the opposing attorney to challenge your case vigorously. Follow these do's: notify your attorney of concerns, learn courtroom procedures, stay respectful, listen carefully, and consult with your attorney. Don't interrupt, engage in disrespectful behavior, or answer questions you don't understand. By following these guidelines, you can navigate live in-person testimony effectively for a fair resolution.
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