Being an Expert Witness: What to Expect

Professionals in a number of fields may find themselves asked to serve as an expert witness in a civil or criminal trial. Some professionals even build their expert witness services into their careers, finding that they enjoy providing the benefit…

Top 15 Tips for Testifying as an Expert Witness

1) Draft a comprehensive retainer agreement The foundation of any solid attorney-expert witness relationship is a comprehensive retainer agreement. The retainer agreement should specify all pertinent terms and obligations of both the attorney and expert. The services to be performed,…