Does a Subpoena Have to Be Served in Person?
Being served with a subpoena immediately leaves you with lots of questions, and the subpoena itself provides very few answers. It also provides you with very little time to get your bearings and make the decisions you need to make in order to protect yourself. If you received your subpoena...Read more
I Was Served with a Subpoena. Now What?
If you have been served with a subpoena, you need to respond, and at this point crafting your response should be among your top priorities. Attorney Nick OberheidenSubpoena Defense Team Lead But, how should you respond, exactly? What information do you need to be prepared to provide? What information are...Read more
What Happens if You Ignore a Subpoena?
Receiving a federal subpoena can raise lots of questions: Why have you been subpoenaed? What information or records do you need to provide? Are you entitled to withhold privileged information or records? What happens if you simply ignore it? With regard to this last question, ignoring a federal subpoena is...Read more
10 Types of Information Sought in Federal Grand Jury Subpoenas
The U.S. Attorney's Office has broad authority to compel testimony and the production of records through the issuance of federal grand jury subpoenas. Federal grand jury subpoenas ad testifacandum (requiring testimony) and federal grand jury subpoenas duces tecum (requiring document production) can be extraordinarily broad, and they generally are not...Read more