The Architect as Expert Witness: A Survival Guide

Publication Year:
2010
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Repository URL:
https://dc.uwm.edu/sarup_facarticles/2
Author(s):
Greenstreet, Robert
Tags:
Construction Law; Evidence; Other Architecture
article description
Despite the challenges of deposition and courtroom pressures, expert witness work is both professionally interesting and financially rewarding, and many architects excel in the field. Being an expert does take you into the field of law, however, so it is advisable to sharpen up your skills of communication and presentation and thereby enhance your credibility and ultimate success.