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Chapter Event: Florida

Florida Chapter Half Day Workshop

Join the Florida Chapter of the Forensic Expert Witness Association for a half day event with presentations by Melissa Loberg, PhD and Eric C. Boughman, Esq. Reserve your spot today!


9:30AM - 10:00AM: Registration

10:00AM - 11:30AM: Coping with Reptile Cross-Examination Strategies with Melissa Loberg, PhD

11:30AM - 12:30PM: Lunch

12:30PM - 2:00PM: An Overview of the Attorney-Expert Witness Relationship from an Attorney's Perspective with Eric C. Boughman, Esq.

2:00PM - 2:30PM: Post Event Mixer


Melissa Loberg, PhD, Courtroom Sciences, Inc.

Program: Coping with the Reptile Cross-Examination Strategies 

Melissa is a Litigation Consultant at Courtroom Sciences, Inc. Dr. Loberg has been conducting research, teaching and publishing articles in the area of psychology and the law for the past fifteen years. She works nationally, training fact and expert witnesses to effectively handle adverse questioning in both deposition and trial settings. Dr. Loberg has trained hundreds of witnesses in varying criminal and civil contexts, improving their communication skills and ability to cope with the psychological tactics of opposing counsel.

Eric C. Boughman, Esq., Forster Boughman Lefkowitz & Lowe 

Program: An Overview of the Attorney-Expert Witness Relationship from an Attorney's Perspective

Eric Boughman is co-founder of Forster Boughman Lefkowitz & Lowe, a central Florida business law boutique. As a firm manager, he oversees the firm's active communications and public relations activities. His practice encompasses a wide range of legal issues affecting businesses and entrepreneurs, including asset protection, corporate governance matters, business disputes, and internet, software, and technology issues. Eric also manages the firm's expansive multi-state and international asset recovery and defense practice. 

Eric has broad analytical experience regarding the protection and pursuit of tangible and digital assets. He has represented clients ranging from multinational corporations to local business owners in all phases of the legal dispute process, including mediation, arbitration, administrative tax and licensing proceedings, trials, and appeals. His experience helps him counsel clients to identify and resolve potential problem issues before disputes develop. Eric has also served as general counsel to an off-shore technology company and regularly counsels tech companies, both foreign and domestic. In recent years, he has become deeply involved in issues dealing with internet advertising and compliance, technology licensing and copyright concerns, internet defamation, data and privacy, crypto-currencies, blockchain and smart contracts, and other technical issues that affect clients doing business in cyberspace.

Eric is rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell and is a frequent author and presenter in the areas of asset protection, law, and technology. His articles have appeared in the American Bar Association ("ABA") Probate and Property Magazine, the ABA's Business Law Today, The Florida Bar Journal, Forbes, Accounting Today, Financial Advisor Magazine, and the Daily Business Review, among others. He recently completed a year-long national webinar series, titled The Eleven Commandments of Asset Protection with his partner, Gary Forster.

This course has been approved for 3 CFLC Credits 


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Advance Registration
Member price: $49.00
Non-member price: $69.00

On-site Registration
Member price: $59.00
Non-member price: $79.00

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