It's important to first determine the type of expertise needed.
Four issues for experts and attorneys to consider.
Is there any legal recourse if experts do not abide by the duty of care and are negligent in their services?
By Maria E. Rodriguez
A consulting expert can help you get the information you need in order to give your client sound advice.
By Kevin Hartzell
How to find and prepare for all the skeletons in your witness's closet.
By John H. Bogart
Although experts are not limited by the Rules of Professional Conduct, they may be disqualified under certain circumstances.
Listen as both a seasoned expert and a trial attorney discuss the importance of a good working relationship with your experts—and balancing client expectations against the "stretching of experts." (11:57 min)
The second installment of a four-part series on the standard offers a case study exploring how much independent research an expert should do when performing a damages calculation. (12:10 min)
Listen as Josias and Fahlman offer the first of four discussions on this standard. Whether you are a litigator or an expert witness this series promises to be helpful for your career. (12:08 min)
Our friends at the Trial Evidence Committee are updating a survey of the standards for the admissibility of expert opinion testimony in the 50 States and the District of Columbia, with emphasis on the applicability of Daubert in each jurisdiction.
We are always in need of informative, topical material for both our newsletter and our committee website.