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Expert evidence may be critical to your case – we can help get the right expert and comply with Court Rules.
Aside from the many other aspects which make legal disputes complex, expensive and unpredictable, before starting a case at court, in many types of dispute, expert evidence will be crucial to winning or losing.
With a sharp increase in the number of individuals and businesses considering using the civil courts without a lawyer, the expert evidence dimension makes things even more difficult and complex. Talk to us if you need help.
A simple way of thinking about this question is “does my case depend on opinion”?
If it requires evidence on opinion as well as facts to succeed, you will almost certainly need an expert. Another clear indicator will be if the case involves any technical issues. In reality, as the world gets ever more complex, expert evidence becomes increasingly common. Even where opinion evidence may not be needed, parties to a dispute may still need non-legal expert help.
The list below is not exhaustive and does not go into the areas of personal injury and medical evidence which are not areas we deal with at Darlingtons. You will almost certainly need an expert for any dispute relating to :-