TITLE

The Expert Witness: What the Attorney Wants

AUTHOR(S)
Wagner, Thomas C.
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Dec1997, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the requirements of attorneys for expert witnesses. Qualifications set by attorneys for expert witnesses; Cost of the expert; Looking for expert opportunity.
ACCESSION #
1387

 

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