The Forensic Expert Witness Association (FEWA) established the Certified Forensic Litigation Consultant (CFLC) credential in 2014 for qualified expert witnesses and forensic consultants. The CFLC is granted exclusively to FEWA Professional and Professional Consulting members who have met the eligibility criteria established requiring significant participation in FEWA activities and completion of education courses in the subjects of forensic analysis, litigation consulting and expert witnessing.
To expedite processing, submit your application via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your credit card payment information included. FEWA staff access to hard copy files and materials sent to our office is currently limited and submitting your application via direct mail with a check may result in longer than normal processing times.
The Forensic Expert Witness Association (FEWA) established the Master Certified Forensic Litigation Consultant (MCFLC) credential in 2020 for qualified expert witnesses and forensic consultants who want to take their CFLC certification to the next level. Obtaining the MCFLC credential shows attorneys and other interested parties that you have received extensive education in the nine distinct areas of the FEWA Core Program, as well as gained additional experience and attributes above and beyond the CFLC program.
CFLC candidates must complete all of the following CFLC Certification requirements:
Contact the FEWA National Office for additional information at email@example.com or 312.981.6780.
“Having this certification has allowed me to differentiate from other experts. My certification demonstrates my education and experience with report writing and oral testimony. I constantly use the skills and training I have learned through FEWA to refine my cross examination skills and better present evidence. Maintaining my credential forces me to stay abreast of developments in a cutting edge and evolving profession."
~ Adam, CFLC — Member of the Orange County Chapter since 2010
"Attorneys often need to find a highly qualified expert from a large pool of candidates on very short notice. The CFLC designation allows me to display my experience and professionalism even before they look at my curriculum vitae."
~ John, CFLC — Member of the Houston Chapter since 2010
"Certification is a unique addition to FEWA's role in the expert witness community. Acknowledged formal training will lead to additional client and attorney confidence in expert selection."
~ Bob James, CFLC — Member of the Houston Chapter since 2008