The advantages of taking a deposition in Europe are numerous, from landmarks to food, but attorneys planning European depositions will discover a few extra steps when scheduling.
Depositions of U.S. citizens in France may be conducted with no special requirements or restrictions. When deposing a French citizen or third-country national, however, the process becomes a little more involved and tedious.
Recently we highlighted the U.S. Consulate in Frankfurt has momentarily halted all depositions. Amsterdam, not too far from Frankfurt, is an appealing alternative, as well as another tourist hotspot.
The U.S. Consulate in Frankfurt has put a hold on depositions, but just a little distance to the east lies the charming metropolis of Prague.