What are the limits in questioning an attorney at his own deposition? May you qualify him as an attorney, and then ask him to state the appropriate standard of care? May the defendant attorney be put on the spot? These are all questions that arise from the Carvalho case. The answer is a little complicated. If you want answers, see the New York Law Journal Outside Counsel article by Andrew Lavoott Bluestone on January 4, 2006. Until then, Happy Holidays!