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I am sorry to hear about this situation. Witnesses do not need attorneys for depositions. However, you can have one if you want to. This is especially true if you may have to state something that may out you or your spouse into civil/criminal liability.
Depositions can be nerve-wracking. Also deposed witnesses are often later subpoenaed for trial. It would not be a bad idea to have an attorney at the deposition, as they can help "control" the deposition responses.
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