Category: Litigation Challenges
Field of Study: Business Law
Audience: HR Managers, HR Generalists
Level of Difficulty: Basic
Delivery Method: Self-Study
Several years of experience as a senior consultant or manager
This course is intended to refresh the senior consultant's knowledge before appearing in court as an expert witness. For the professional who is a first-time expert witness, it provides a primer as to the pitfalls and issues that are typically used to discredit an "expert." Each topic covered has arisen at some time in court and served to challenge the reliability and relevance
of a professional’s expert witness testimony.
- Prepare your curriculum vitae (CV), testimony theme, deposition, and visual aids for trial court cases
- Explain how to answer voir dire questions, direct-examination, and cross-examination from attorneys
- Discuss proper etiquette, appearance, and behavior on the witness stand
- Identify common pitfalls, issues, and trick questions that are often used in court to trip up expert witnesses
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