Provides the forensic microbiologist with the critical tools needed to make an effective courtroom appearance. * Covers all aspects of an expert witness's activities-from initial contact with client to testifying at a deposition or trial. * Utilizes data from actual cases to illustrate how opinions are formed. * Provides explanation of legal proceedings. * Teaches scientists how to utilize expert knowledge with maximum effectiveness in the courtroom. * Briefs scientists on the importance of behavior at deposition and in a courtroom. * Features valuable information on the business aspects of acting as an expert witness, including material on billing, fees, and advertising.
This title is published by the American Society for Microbiology Press and distributed by Taylor and Francis in rest of world territories.