CogentEdge

The preeminent witness preparation attorneys

We Listen

So they learn to listen

We Teach

Not lecture

We Protect

The only witness preparation protected by attorney-client privilege

We Don't Just Prepare Witnesses

We empower them to be independent thinkers

Leaning Forward

Setting the bar for witness preparation

Our Team

Michael A Gross

Michael A Gross

Managing Director

Monty R Warren

Monty R Warren

Attorney

Mark A Basurto

Mark A Basurto

Managing Attorney

Sarah E Greenwood

Sarah E Greenwood

Attorney

Michelle S Putvin

Michelle S Putvin

Attorney

Betty Cornacchio

Betty Cornacchio

Attorney

CogentEdge is a Leader in Preparing Witnesses by Video Conference

CogentEdge has extensive experience preparing witnesses by video conference. We have been successfully preparing witnesses with this format since 2018. Our early entry into remote collaboration allowed us to refine the process over time. The result is a tested and proven process that is both efficient and effective at preparing witnesses.

Our Services

Deposition Testimony

The deposition is the most important event in the litigation process. Depositions impact settlement and can ultimately impact the verdict. Learn More

Trial Testimony

The trial starts the moment the prospective jurors enter the courtroom. We help witnesses understand the trial process… Learn More

Corporate Representative

Everyone involved in representing corporations knows that the testimony of the corporate representative can set the tone for the entire case. Learn More

Recent News

Preparing Witnesses by Videoconference

Social distancing policies are requiring many attorneys to practice law remotely.  Attorneys are learning to adapt to this new environment along with their clients.  Many attorneys have some experience taking depositions by video.  However, remote preparation of a...

Do Not Let Your 30(b)(6) Deponent Get Snaked

Defense attorneys need new rules to counteract reptile plaintiff attorneys’ approach to 30(b)(6) depositions.Plaintiffs’ attorney Don C. Keenan, Esq., and David Ball, Ph.D., authored a book published in 2009, Reptile: The 2009 Manual of the Plaintiff’s Revolution, in...

Why We Need a Radical New Way to Prepare Our Clients to Testify

Question: Why do we need a radical new way to prepare our clients to testify? Answer: The plaintiffs’ bar has radically changed the way that they approach using deposition testimony. 1. Most depositions are now videotaped. 2. Most cases never go to trial, so they are...