April 29, 2020

#45 Honest Broker Or Advocate: Effective Expert Testimony

It has been said that conflicting expert testimony merely “cancels” each expert out: that experts can lose, but not win, a case. Are these mantras valid? What are the secrets to effective expert testimony? What mixture of “honest broker” and “advocacy” is the right one? Is the expert a “narrator” of facts or a hammer for ultimate issues?

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Session Chair / Moderator

Ian Simmons / O’Melveny & Myers LLP, Washington, DC


  • Belinda S. Lee / Latham & Watkins LLP, San Francisco, CA
  • Robert Maness / Charles River Associates, College Station, TX
  • Scott A. Martin / Hausfeld LLP, New York, NY
  • Lauren Stiroh / NERA Economic Consulting, White Plains, NY

Presented by the Antitrust Magazine and Economics Committee