Coaching Expert Witnesses

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Coaching expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including sports coaching, executive coaching, life coaching, health and wellness coaching, and educational coaching. Some of the most common specialties among coaching expert witnesses also include performance coaching, leadership development, team dynamics, personal development, and conflict resolution. They can opine on the effects of effective communication, goal-setting strategies, motivational techniques, ethical standards in coaching, and the impact of coaching on individual and team performance.

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Coaching Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Coaching Expert Witness | California

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This highly qualified baseball professional has over 30 years of baseball experience. He is the Head Softball Coach at a community college and is also on the staff as the hitting coach for the baseball team at a community college. He was previously the head coach at the All American Baseball Academy, as well as a college infield coach at Eckerd College in Florida and was the Showcase camp...


Gymnastics Expert Witness | MassachusettsView profile


Gymnastics Expert Witness | Massachusetts

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This gymnastics expert is a former collegiate athlete at the University of Georgia, where she earned distinctions as an All-American and Team Champion. She gained experience supervising gymnasts as an assistant coach at both the University of Iowa and the University of Maryland. Currently, she owns and operates a gymnastics school in western Massachusetts, coaching young athletes to win state...

Gymnastics Expert Witness | TexasView profile


Gymnastics Expert Witness | Texas

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This highly qualified expert is the owner of major gymnastics facility in Texas and has an extensive background in the field of gymnastics. She is a co-author and director for the Instructor Training Program for the Gymnastics Association of Texas and serves as a GAT board member. She has served on the USAG Preschool Advisory Board as well as the USAG Safety Review Board. In addition to speaking...

College Football Coaching Expert Witness | TennesseeView profile


College Football Coaching Expert Witness | Tennessee

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This expert earned his BS in Kinesiology from Colorado State University and his MS in Exercise Science from the University of Central Missouri. 19 of his 23 years spent as a football coach have been at the college level, where he has held several assistant coaching positions and administrative roles in the athletic department. The expert is also a certified strength and conditioning specialist by...

High School and College Coaching Expert Witness | ArizonaView profile


High School and College Coaching Expert Witness | Arizona

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This highly qualified expert earned his BS from the University of Florida and his MEd in counseling and psychology from the University of Arizona. He has over 40 years of experience as a coach in both high school and college programs. He has coached football, track, alpine skiing, baseball, basketball, and tennis and spoken in over 1000 high schools and colleges as an athletic development seminar...


Coaching Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of a coaching expert witness in legal proceedings?

A coaching expert witness provides insight into standards, practices, and procedures within the coaching industry. They can testify on matters like coach training, ethics, and performance.

What types of cases might require a coaching expert witness?

Cases involving allegations of negligence, misconduct, or inappropriate behavior by coaches often require a coaching expert witness. They may also be needed in contract disputes or employment cases.

Can a coaching expert witness provide testimony on specific sports or activities?

Yes, many coaching expert witnesses specialize in particular sports or activities, such as football, gymnastics, or personal training. Their expertise can be invaluable in related cases.

How can a coaching expert witness help in cases involving injuries sustained during training?

A coaching expert can assess whether appropriate safety measures were followed, if the injury was foreseeable, and if the coach acted responsibly to prevent it.

What qualifications should I look for in a coaching expert witness?

Look for an individual with extensive experience in the relevant sport or activity, professional certifications, and ideally prior experience providing expert testimony.

How does Expert Institute select its Coaching expert witnesses?

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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