SAMAC News

Courtroom Testimony for Expert Witnesses, Calgary, 2013

A course in Courtroom Testimony for Expert Witnesses was taken by 4 of our engineers (Tyler Dyck, Dave Hines, Masoud Mashkournia and Eric Brehm). Topics included the preparation for court, purpose of an expert report, trial proceedings (i.e. direct, cross and re-direct examinations), being an effective expert witness, understanding the goals of the involved parties as well as potential issues, and numerous moot courts. Presented by Jonathan Hak, senior Crown Prosecutor in Calgary.