By Jack V. Matson
The testimony of knowledgeable witness may end up in luck or failure in circumstances that hinge at the presentation’s impression on a jury. Effective professional Witnessing, 5th version: Practices for the twenty first Century explores the basics of litigation, trial practise, court docket presentation, and the enterprise of professional witnessing. widely up-to-date to mirror new advancements because the final variation, it offers useful recommendation allowing specialist witnesses and lawyers to maximise the effectiveness in their specialist testimony.
The 5th version comprises 3 new chapters. the 1st makes use of a hypothetical case examine to discover specialist witness immunity and matters regarding expert malpractice and civil legal responsibility. In a bankruptcy on psychology and the artwork of professional persuasion, famous social psychologist and witness education expert Ann T. Greeley finds the psychology of juries, discusses what makes a professional powerful, and offers assistance for conveying powerful testimony via verbal and nonverbal habit and pix and know-how. the ultimate bankruptcy surveys 9 of the worst error knowledgeable could make and gives how to keep away from them.
Accompanying the ebook is a useful CD-ROM within which Dr. Matson introduces movies demonstrating powerful and useless specialist testimony at deposition and trial. The ebook and supplemental CD-ROM offer strong techniques making sure that specialist witnesses have the absolute best virtue in providing testimony that's credible, persuasive, and compelling.
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