Networking Expert Witnesses
What is a networking expert witness?
Networking expert witness candidates typically have backgrounds and expertise in software, electrical engineering, network design, computer science, information technology, and/or computer security. Networking expert witnesses have experience and background in network performance evaluations, network audits, and/or telecommunications. Expertise in cybersecurity may be required for specific matters.
What types of cases require a networking expert witness?
Networking cases that would require expert witness service work often center around intellectual property matters, such as patent infringement litigation or trade secrets disputes.
Networking is a broad term covering technologies such as mobile devices, computer systems, wireless communication, telecommunication, cloud computing, and computer networking. A network involves the exchange of data between any number of devices. This information and data is governed by standardized networking protocols and specifications.
- LAN covers the smallest area of the three, and connects devices with a network switch in order to share data, tools and programs between computers in a limited area.
- MAN is a computer network covering a larger geographical area and is the interconnection of local area networks into a single larger network.
- WAN is a large network that is not tied to a single location. WANs can facilitate communication and information sharing around the globe.
What litigation support work might a networking expert witness be expected to perform?
In a litigation scenario, a technical expert can expect courtroom testimony, as well as other expert witness services such as depositions, expert testimony, research and authoring expert reports, reverse engineering, 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.
Cahn Litigation Services has a vast expert network and often receives calls from an attorney firm, typically litigators, to help locate a networking expert witness that can support cases involving networking communication matters. Cahn Litigation Services has the experience required to turn a search for a networking expert witness around quickly, providing the right balance of expertise and testimony experience.
- Call Center
- Cloud Computing
- Cloud Services
- Computer Engineering
- Computer Electronics
- Computer Networking
- Data Center
- Data Networks
- Digital Switching
- Distributed Computing
- Edge Computing
- Enterprise Software
- Identity Management
- Mobile Internet
- Network Architecture
- Voice Over IP
- Wireless Communication
Networking 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 Networking experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give lawyers a sense of the Networking landscape.