Northern California Chapter Virtual Event: The Art of Selection and Use of Expert Witnesses

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Chapter Event: Northern California

Learn how a high-profile attorney strategizes the selection of experts and how to most effectively use their expertise during testimony. 

Attendees will learn the following:

  • When an attorney engages an expert
  • The categories of experts
  • How an attorney locates an expert
  • The considerations for retaining an expert
  • The use of subsequent treating doctors and nurses as experts


Markus Willoughby is the principal attorney at Willoughby Law Firm.  He has been practicing for 25 years almost exclusively in the area of medical malpractice litigation. Markus was honored with the San Francisco Trial Lawyers's Civil Justice Award in 2014, is a consistent Northern California SuperLawyer, National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Attorneys and received California Lawyer Attorney of the Year (CLAY Award) in 2016 for Medical Malpractice. Markus is the 2020 President of the San Francisco Trial Lawyers's Association.

This course has been approved for CFLC credit.


This meeting will be held on Zoom. Meeting details will be sent prior to the meeting.

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