Choosing the right expert goes beyond selecting the best CV. Without a close examination of an expert’s professional history, courtroom experience, and potential conflicts of interest, a promising expert can quickly become a liability.
All expert witnesses referred by The Expert Institute undergo a rigorous vetting process designed to verify their personal and professional integrity. Far more than a simple background check, our multi-step screening process combines analysis of criminal records, Daubert / Frye challenges, litigation history, publications, and more to reveal a 360 degree view of each expert candidate.
Our research team analyzes each expert’s challenge history through an examination of evidentiary gatekeeping decisions across a wide range of federal and state jurisdictions. This comprehensive legal review includes analysis of decisions, motions, briefs and docket sheets in order to identify the key reasons for exclusion or admission of each challenged expert's testimony.
Daubert / Frye Gatekeeping Challenges Monitored Across:
The Expert Institute only refers Board Certified doctors to our clients, ensuring each prospective expert meets this nationally recognized standard for education, knowledge, experience and skills. Board certifications are reviewed for current status, expiration dates, as well as certification history.
Every physician expert undergoes a comprehensive screening process which validates that the provider is free of:
The Expert Institute gathers detailed information and data on every expert’s experience as a legal consultant, ensuring that you are paired with balanced, unbiased experts who are able to withstand close scrutiny during depositions or cross examinations.
Litigation History Overview
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All expert candidates undergo a criminal background check as a standard part of the expert referral process.
Experts are automatically checked for potentially damaging Daubert or Frye challenge results.
Our researchers verify that potential experts have current certifications from relevant organizations.
The work history of all medical experts is closely examined for any board sanctions or malpractice claims.
Expert candidates are closely scrutinized for previous courtroom performance, testifying history, and frequency of expert witness appearances.
Expert Institute researchers dig deep to uncover potential conflicts of interest due to business relationships.
Our team studies publications authored by potential experts, helping you head off any attempt to discredit your chosen expert’s opinion.
All expert candidates are vetted by our researchers over a phone call, ensuring their proficiency within a given field is at the highest level.
A full conflict check ensures each expert is not conflicted with any person, institution, parent company, or defendant insurance company named in the suit.
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