Jul 18, 2017

Glas Speaks at LSBA Expert Witness Seminar

Attorneys know that in many cases, expert testimony is crucial. But what kind of expert witness do you need? And even once you've selected an expert, how do you know that you are maximizing the effectiveness of that expert and obtaining the information that is needed and available?

Jerry GlasIn this upcoming seminar hosted by the LSBA, you'll hear from Jerry Glas, an experienced jury trial attorney, about how to prepare, direct and cross expert witnesses. You will learn how to maximize their effectiveness and gain valuable information regarding selection and in-depth research of potential expert witnesses to avoid unforeseen credibility/conflict issues.

John Jerry Glas is the Vice-Chair of the Deutsch Kerrigan Civil Litigation Department. He has tried more than 70 jury trials to verdict, and serves as lead national trial counsel for the worldwide leading manufacturer of conducted electrical weapons.

Deutsch Kerrigan, L.L.P. is an insurance defense law firm with offices in New Orleans, LA and Gulfport, MS. Founded in 1926, Deutsch Kerrigan views the task of resolving a legal problem as a partnership with its clients and works closely with each client to provide high quality, effective legal service that exceeds the client's expectations.