Microbiology Expert Witnesses
What is a microbiology expert witness?
Microbiology expert witness candidates generally have a background in toxicology, public health, human pathogens, food microbiology, and/or a related healthcare profession. Medical microbiology, expert witnesses have education and experience with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious diseases. The chosen expert could be a member of an industry association, such as the Microbiology Society, the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB), the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), or the American Society for Microbiology (ASM).
What types of cases require a microbiology expert witness?
Litigation support by a microbiologist often involves intellectual property matters such as a patent litigation or a trade secret dispute. A microbiology expert might also provide testimony in a case that requires toxicology or chemical exposure expertise.
Microbiology expert witness case examples
Cahn Litigation Services is often called upon by top law firm attorneys to locate an expert witness to support matters involving microbiology. Representative matter have encompassed:
- clinical microbiology malpractice,
- food microbiology,
- infectious diseases,
- vaccines in the New York education system,
- Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection control,
- environmental microbiology,
- medical microbiology, and
- cell biology.
What litigation support work might a microbiology expert witness be expected to perform?
Expert witness services can include laboratory testing, pathogen report reviews, research and authoring expert reports, providing expert opinions, and courtroom testimony. Attorney clients may also utilize an expert for pre-litigation consultant work.
Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a microbiology expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience. History has shown that the firm consistently provides science experts and medical experts with the perfect balance of expertise and testimony to support each specific project and its nuances.
Microbiology 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 Microbiology experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Microbiology landscape.