Depositions in the United Arab Emirates – International Deposition Tips

In this segment of International Deposition Tips with Optima Juris we tackle how to set up a deposition in the United Arab Emirates. Kimberlee Castro, CSR and Director of Scheduling at Optima Juris, walks you through the legalities for setting up a U.S. deposition in the UAE. If you are a lawyer, paralegal, or legal professional looking to organize a deposition in the UAE, you will want to watch this video.

Takeaway Tips

  • The most common locations to hold your deposition in the United Arab Emirates are Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Both are popular locales for deposing witnesses in U.S. court cases.
  • In general, you can depose willing witnesses in the UAE without any special formalities or involvement of foreign courts.
  • 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, locally-based professional for your deposition in the UAE.
  • Feel free to visit our website to see our latest blog posts and videos particularly concerning, ‘Administering the Oath.’.

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