High Technology Expert Witnesses
What is a high technology expert witness?
High technology expert witness candidates are typically professional engineers with areas of expertise in electrical engineering, telecommunications, information technology, software engineering, and/or computer science. In high profile cases, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, law firms may require previous expert witness testimony experience.
What types of cases require a high technology expert witness?
A high technology expert witness often provides expertise in intellectual property matters such as patent litigation or trade secret disputes. A forensic engineer can reverse engineer components to prove (or disprove) intellectual property infringement or theft.
High technology expert witness case examples
Exemplary cases have involved:
- e-discovery (electronic discovery) in a New York personal injury case,
- cell phone and smartphone technology,
- warehouse automation software design,
- social media search engine optimization (SEO),
- internet of things (IOT) functionality,
- source code analysis,
- mobile device software applications,
- e-commerce software development,
- WiFi standards,
- multimedia image processing methodology,
- computer system patent IPR, and
- telecom start-up company valuation.
What litigation support work might a high technology expert witness be expected to perform?
In a litigation support scenario, a technical expert can expect courtroom testimony, as well as other expert witness services such as research and authoring expert reports, forensic engineering, providing expert opinions, and related consulting activities.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a high technology expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience. Our firm knows high technology expert witnesses that are available for litigation support. Because all of our expert witness searches are customized to attorneys’ precise specifications and preferences, attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.
Cahn Litigation Services knows High Technology expert witnesses that are available for litigation support. Because all of our expert witness searches are customized to attorneys' precise specifications and preferences, attorneys are encouraged to discuss search parameters with a Cahn search specialist.