iPhone Expert Witnesses
What is an iPhone expert witness?
The credentials and background of an Apple iPhone expert witness will vary depending on the specific technology in a litigation case. In the majority of iPhone/cell phone/mobile device matters, the chosen expert has an advanced degree and specialized expertise in electrical engineering, wireless communication, computer science, telecommunications networks, software engineering, and/or mobile networks. An iPhone expert witness should have an understanding not only of the technology, but also of the smartphone industry, market size, market share, market dynamics, market growth, market trends, and competitive landscape.
What types of cases require an iPhone expert witness?
When any given smartphone hits the market, the technology used could involve hundreds of thousands of patents. At Cahn Litigation Services, sourcing smartphone expert witnesses for patent litigation is a particular area of expertise. Since introduced by Apple in 2007, more than 2.2 billion iPhones have been sold, and the technology has spawned numerous high profile intellectual property litigation. Cahn Litigation Services has a vast network of experts and often receives calls from a attorney firms, typically litigators, to help locate an expert that can support cases involving iPhone technology matters.
Matters requiring iPhone expert witness services often involve intellectual property, such as patent infringement litigation or trade secrets. Smartphone technology innovation continues to progress at an incredible pace, and it’s unlikely that the patent wars will slow down any time soon.
iPhone expert witness case examples
Example cases that Cahn Litigation Services has sourced expert witnesses for have involved:
- iPhone functionality,
- app store social media downloads,
- iOS 15 (Apple operating system 15th release), and
- antitrust litigation.
What litigation support work might an iPhone expert witness be expected to perform?
A subject matter expert in iPhone technology could be called in to retrieve data or perform a computer forensic or digital forensic investigation to support a case. In a litigation scenario, an expert witness can expect expert witness testimony in the courtroom, as well as other expert witness services including reverse engineering, depositions, research and authoring expert reports, forensic analyses, and related consulting activities. In high profile cases, or litigation involving a significant financial stake, previous expert witness experience is often a requirement. An iPhone expert witness must possess the ability to explain technology and electronic evidence to lay people, such as juror.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for an iPhone expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
iPhone 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 iPhone experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the iPhone landscape.