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This product includes audio files and electronic materials for the “A Lawyer's Primer on Expert Witnesses: When to Use Them, How to Find Them, and How to Effectively Use Them" CLE, presented on May 23, 2011.
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A Lawyer’s Primer on Expert Witnesses: When To Use Them, How To Find Them, and How To Effectively Use Them
Presented by the Young Lawyers Section
About the Program:
Experts and consultants often play essential roles in litigation. Knowing when to retain an expert is a critical component to successfully winning a case. This seminar will help develop the necessary skills to effectively use expert witnesses in litigation. Experienced practitioners will offer practical information, advice, and strategies you can use to decide whether an expert witness is needed for your case. Attendees will learn how to find and select the right expert and will receive an overview on the rules of expert testimony and recent changes in relevant Practice Book sections.
Michael D. Goldfarb, Murtha Cullina LLP, Hartford
Jennifer Levine, Levine & Levine Law Firm, New Britain
Kelly E. Reardon, The Reardon Law Firm PC, New London
Sylvia K. Rutkowska, Dzialo Pickett & Allen PC, Middletown
The Honorable Michael R. Sheldon, Hartford Superior Court
John A. Farnsworth, Withers Bergman LLC, New Haven
Betty Ann Rogers, Ury & Moscow LLC, Fairfield
Liz Trendowski, Robson Forensic Connecticut Manager
This seminar will also include a representative from TASA Group.
Who Should Purchase
This seminar will benefit any litigation associate looking for new and effective strategies for working with experts. Although newly admitted attorneys may find the program especially beneficial, more experienced attorneys will also benefit from the insights and perspectives offered by the panel.