Shelagh McGregor of Weir Bowen (episode 3) The thing every expert worries about – going to court


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Part 3 of Inside Medical Malpractice interviews with Shelagh McGregor addresses the thing every expert worries about – going to court. Listen as she explains how lawyers prepare experts for trial, what to expect on the stand, and how the CV, written report, all publicly available information and social media might be used to guide cross examination and could affect credibility. Learn some of the tactics used by opposing counsel to ‘rattle’ experts, and strategies for staying calm under pressure, even when lawyers intentionally raise the temperature in the room. If you, or someone you know, is a healthcare professional considering entering into the critical role of an expert witness in the justice system, don’t miss this podcast!

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