Serving as an expert witness is an intersection of technical skills, communication skills, and strategic skills. It involves an understanding of the legal parameters governing expert witnesses and the ability to work with counsel, and persuade the judge or jury that the expert’s opinions should be embraced. In this program, we introduce you to the dynamics and challenges of giving expert testimony—and provide you with professional guidance that will enable you to hone your expert witnessing skills.
How You Will Benefit
After completing this course, attendees will be able to:
Describe the primary challenges encountered by expert witnesses
Describe the primary strategies that experts use to be persuasive in court
List the main legal parameters governing expert witnesses
Explain how jurors’ perceptions differ from experts’ intentions
Michael G. Kaplan
CPA/ABV/CFF CVA MAFF
Mr. Kaplan has more than 45 years of experience in the areas of forensic accounting, business valuation, and litigation consulting. He is a cofounder the Courtroom Boot Camp and Senior Advisor to Neumeister & Associates, LLP. Mr. Kaplan has rendered services in numerous litigation matters and has qualified to testify in court as an expert witness in approximately 250 matters… Read Full Bio.
Carlton R. Marcyan
JD CPA CFP CDFA
A certified public accountant and financial planner, as well as an attorney, Mr. Marcyan has in-depth experience in financial discovery, analysis, and litigation. Prior to joining Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP, he worked for one of the largest international accounting firms and the Internal Revenue Service as a researcher…Read Full Bio.
Jeffrey D. Diamond
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Mr. Diamond is a seasoned attorney and educator. He has been a lead instructor in workshops in expert forensics and courtroom skills for attorneys and for expert witnesses. Mr. Diamond brings the Courtroom Boot Camp program his 41 plus years of experience as a practicing litigation attorney, specializing in Insurance Law and related matters, with extensive experience as both a trial and appellate lawyer...Read Full Bio.
Dates & Registration Information
Free One Hour Webinar
- June 10, 2021 Thursday, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. ET
- September 2, 2021 Thursday, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. ET
- October 28, 2021 Thursday, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. ET
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