Setting Up a Deposition in Singapore: International Deposition Tips (Updated 2018)

We are back for another segment of International Deposition Tips with Optima Juris. Today, Ian Hardy, President of Optima Juris, walks you through the legalities for setting up a U.S. deposition in Singapore. If you are a lawyer, paralegal, or legal professional looking to organize a deposition in Singapore, you will want to watch this video.

Takeaway Tips

  • Singapore is a great location to conduct a deposition in Asia.
  • In general, you can depose willing witnesses in Singapore without any special formalities or involvement of foreign courts.
  • Optima Juris has local court reporters, legal videographers and interpreters throughout Singapore.
  • Always be sure to plan as far in advance as possible. The further you plan ahead, the more likely it is that you’ll be able to locate and book the right, Singapore-based professional for your deposition.
  • Feel free to visit our website to see our latest blog posts and videos particularly concerning, ‘Administering the Oath.’.


Optima Juris’ International Deposition Guide for Singapore

This easy-to-use guide covers frequently asked questions, tips on how to swear in a witness abroad, best options for deposing a witness remotely, a user-friendly checklist, and travel tips.
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