Jewelry Expert Witnesses
What is a jewelry expert witness?
Jewelry expert witness candidates typically have extensive experience in jewelry appraisal, estate appraisal, gem identification, jewelry design, and/or are certified gemologist appraisers. Experts in jewelry may have an affiliation with an industry organization such as the Jewelers of America, the American Society of Jewelry Historians (ASJH), the American Society of Appraisers (ASA), the Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC), Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), the Gemological Institute of America (GIA), and/or the Accredited Gemologists Association (AGA).
What types of cases require a jewelry expert witness?
Jewelry expert witness case examples
Case examples include:
- diamond grading,
- pricing of rubies,
- criminal case support,
- fair market value,
- gem identification, or
- fine jewelry appraisals.
What litigation support work might a jewelry expert witness be expected to perform?
Litigation support by a jewelry expert could include research, appraisal services, authoring expert witness reports, providing expert opinions, deposition and/or expert witness testimony in the courtroom.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a jewelry expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience. History has shown that the firm consistently provides experts with the precise balance of expertise and testimony to support each specific project and its nuances.
Jewelry 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 Jewelry experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Jewelry landscape.