TRIAL CONSULTANT

a social scientist who helps lawyers with many different aspects of a trial wherein their expertise is pertinent. Trial consultation commonly is inclusive of helping to ready people for testimony, cultivating surveys to help in jury selection and trial strategy development, and overseeing change of venue surveys.

TRIAL CONSULTANT: "Trial consultants are sometimes referred to as jury consultants."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TRIAL CONSULTANT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/trial-consultant/ (accessed October 25, 2020).
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