Agriculture Expert Witnesses
What is an agriculture expert witness?
Agriculture expert witness candidates typically have areas of expertise in agronomy, agricultural economics, horticulture, agribusiness, arboriculture, environmental science and/or regulatory compliance. Agriculture expert witnesses have specialized training in agrichemicals, crop production, animal feeds, biofuels, grain transport and processing, farm machinery, and/or farm management. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, a law firm may request an agriculture expert with prior expert witness testimony experience.
What types of cases require an agriculture expert witness?
Litigation matters requiring agriculture and agribusiness expert witness services can involve intellectual property, such as patent infringement litigation or trade secret disputes. An expert could also be called in on breach of contract disputes, business valuation, agriculture equipment appraisals, and food packaging matters.
Agriculture expert witness case examples
Example matters that Cahn Litigation Services has placed agriculture litigation support experts have encompassed:
- livestock fencing,
- Missouri farm real estate underwriting,
- Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA),
- New York land use,
- forestry, and
- accident reconstruction at a Colorado ranch.
What litigation support work might an agriculture expert witness be expected to perform?
Litigation support by an agriculture or agribusiness expert could include land appraisal, regulatory compliance assessment, authoring expert opinions, deposition testimony, and expert testimony in court. In addition, clients may seek an agriculture industry expert for pre-litigation consulting services.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for an agriculture expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
Agriculture Expert Witness - Representative Bios
Please Note: All Cahn Litigation expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences. Attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Agriculture experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Agriculture landscape.