Digital Media Expert Witnesses
Digital media expert witness candidates usually have extensive experience in computer science, search engine optimization (SEO), information technology, internet marketing, streaming video, social media, marketing strategies, and/or software engineering – all dependent on the specific technology involved in the case. Digital media encompasses software, digital images, digital video, video games, websites, social media, databases, digital audio, electronic documents and electronic books. A digital media expert witness must have a solid understanding not only of the target technology, but also of the digital media market, market share of industry leaders, and the competitive landscape. A successful expert witness needs to have expertise, as well as the ability to explain technology and electronic evidence to lay people, such as typical jurors.
Cahn Litigation Services is often called upon to locate a digital media expert witness to support legal cases in the intellectual property realm, such as patent infringement litigation, trade secret disputes, trademark infringement, or copyright allegations. Expert witness services by a digital media expert could include reverse engineering, a prior art search, expert report preparation, arbitration, depositions, and expert witness testimony in the courtroom. In addition, clients may seek a digital media expert for pre-litigation consultant work. In a high-profile case, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, the law firm may require a testifying expert with prior expert witness experience. Whether the case involves:
- digital marketing (such as blogs, email campaigns, websites),
- internet defamation,
- social media marketing,
- web page domain names,
- online reputation management
- pay per click (PPC),
- social networking (i.e. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn),
- computer forensics, or
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience to efficiently and quickly locate expert candidates to provide litigation support.
Digital Media 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 Digital Media experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Digital Media landscape.