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The Historian’s Valuable Role as Expert and Advisor in Environmental Litigation

This article details how lawyers can utilize the services of professional historians at several stages of the litigation process.

Professional historians can assist lawyers in a number of different ways,  from serving as  stand-alone subject matter experts to playing  a supporting role  for  other experts whose conclusions rely on underlying facts.

Although still relatively uncommon, litigators are turning to professional  historians with increasing frequency. This article details how lawyers can utilize the services of professional historians at several stages of the litigation process:

  • During Fact Investigation and Research
  • As Consulting Expert for Motion Practice and Depositions
  • As Experts at Trial

This article was published in the Spring 2011 issue of the American Bar Association’s newsletter The Environmental Litigator.

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