We often run cases where we, and the court, require the assistance of expert witnesses. It's important to choose someone in whom we, our client, and the court, have confidence. There have been a number of recent high profile criticisms of so-called experts who turn out not to be expert at all. We're careful to choose the right person for the case, check their credentials and experience, and ensure that they understand their role and responsibilities, thereby maximising our prospects of success.
At present anyone can put themselves forward as an expert witness