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What to Include in an Expert Retention Agreement

It’s always best to put your fee agreement with an expert into writing. Here are the most important provisions to include in an expert retention letter agreement.

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4 Things Expert Witnesses Should Read Before Trial

In addition to the file materials used in preparing for deposition—and that should be reviewed again for trial—there are at least four types of written materials that every expert witness should carefully read and analyze before testifying at trial.

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Get Technical in Your Next Personal Injury Case

458217723Feeling out of your element by the technical aspects of your personal injury case? Get a technical experts on your team! Here’s how technical experts can help in common personal injury cases, such as slip and fall, car accident, and product liability.

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Getting Your Expert Ready to Testify

88366752Don’t skimp on preparing your expert to testify! Start early and work together intensively.

Civil Litigation Legal Topics

9 Tips for Cross-Examining Survey Experts

Every trial lawyer has confronted or will confront an expert who relies on a survey or a party who seeks to get a survey into evidence. When a survey comes into play, you need a survey expert to testify about the defects in your opponent’s survey or to conduct a survey that will help prove your case.