Writing and Defending Your Expert Report: The Step by Step
Steve Babitsky (Author), James J. Mangraviti Jr. (Author), J. Mark Melhorn (Author)
0 / 404 pp.
Hard Cover - Out of Print
$100.00 List / $75.00ASCE Member
Stock No. SEA3 / ISBN: 9781892904218
Your expert opinion is only as strong as your expert report. Opposing counsel can and will use every tactic, fair and unfair, to turn your own report against you. A well-written report is your first and best line of defense from such attacks. Equally important is your ability to recognize counsel?s tactics and neutralize them. Writing and Defending Your Expert Report: The Step-by-Step Guide with Models is the seminal work on how to craft and confidently and expertly defend your expert report. This required resource for all experts will teach you: numerous techniques on how to write a powerful, persuasive and defensible report; how much retaining counsel can assist you in writing your report; the superfluous information and dangerous language that should be left out of your report; advanced techniques to defend against 40 of counsel?s most devastating tactics used to attack you through your report; legal requirements regarding Rule 26 expert reports and reports used in summary judgment motions, and the techniques used by a dozen leading experts to write and defend an expert report.