Program in Partnership with the Suffolk County Bar Association, New York.
Questioned document examination is used in all areas of law practice and is arguably the forensic discipline about which individuals know the least. Yet there is an abundance of information and evidence contained within the construct of documents that can lead to determining authenticity. Questioned documents reaches across all areas of law practice. In this program we will discuss the relationship between attorneys and expert witnesses. Attendees will learn techniques in communicating with expert witnesses to minimize certain biases. Discussions will include handwriting/signature comparisons and how to find a qualified and competent expert witness.