Why Join?

Making the Most of Your Membership


FEWA has the distinction of being the only expert witness association that requires verifiable qualifications and testimonies to be designated as a Member.

FEWA stands alone with a combination of benefits for its members, by incorporating networking, education and referrals each as integral aspects of FEWA membership.


Vision:

The Forensic Expert Witness Association (FEWA) is the leading organization for expert witnesses to acquire training, eminence, and certification.


Mission:

FEWA is dedicated to the professional development, ethical standards, and promotion of forensic consultants in all fields of discipline.


Purpose:

The purpose of FEWA is to promote the highest standards of professionalism to all members, to educate, to protect the general welfare of the forensic profession and its members, to improve the practice of the professional forensic expert, to advance the profession of forensic consulting in all fields of the discipline and to offer expertise and knowledge to the forensic and legal industry as a whole.


 

Making Experts Into Expert Witnesses

Our current membership includes experts from a diverse range of specialties, and we provide the tools and resources they need to become highly sought after expert witnesses. We have the people, knowledge, experience, and education to help you build your credibility and excel in the legal arena as an expert witness.

Networking

FEWA events provide you access to seasoned experts and educational opportunities needed to keep your expert witness practice moving forward.

Credibility

FEWA is the only non-profit organization for expert witnesses that verifies the experience of its members and offers certification opportunities for forensic litigation consultants. FEWA stands apart in the quality and experience of its members and we are always ready to mentor those starting out or support those at the top of the industry.

Exceptional Education

Chapter meetings, webinars, and national conferences are designed by expert witnesses, for expert witnesses to build and improve experts' skills and help them acquire the tools to successfully provide and defend expert testimony.

A Community At Your Fingertips

Our fully searchable, online and print membership directory can lead you to new opportunities and help you learn more about the ever-growing community of forensic expert witnesses.

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

View and print our official Benefits of Membership

  • Online Expert Witness Directory
  • Member rate for monthly membership meeting
  • Webinars and educational conferences
  • Outstanding speakers on forensic subjects and materials
  • Networking with other consultants, attorneys, potential clients
  • Bi-weekly Newsletter -- with updates via email as needed
  • Website referrals
  • Speakers' Bureau

All Professional and Associate members will receive a basic posting on the FEWA website as part of their dues payment. Previously, only Professional members were eligible to be listed. Associates and Professional members are designated by their titles on their profile.

Membership Categories: Current members of FEWA, will be listed in the online Find An Expert directory under subcategories related to your areas of expertise. Selecting subcategories is a marketing tool that greatly improves your visibility. These subcategories are to be included in the print directory listing. Your first three categories and subcategories are free with membership and additional categories and subcategories are $20 each. Please note you may add or revise categories during annual membership renewal. If you are missing categories, browse the categories today, then fill out the Membership Categories form and submit to the FEWA Office.

LinkedIn: Current members of FEWA are eligible to join the FEWA group and display the FEWA logo on their LinkedIn pages! Click here to visit the FEWA linked in page and request to join the group.

Logo: Current members of FEWA are able to use the FEWA logo to add to business webpages that will link back to the FEWA website. Please email the National Office with this request.

Expert Witness Profiler: FEWA members will receive a 10% discount when ordering Preliminary Screening (sample) Reports ($75) or full Expert Profile Reports ($150) from the dedicated FEWA online order form.