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Everyone’s An Expert: How Modern Juries Complicate A Case

Law360, Los Angeles (November 2, 2017, 12:50 PM EDT) -- For trial lawyers taking a complex case to a jury, finding the right highly credentialed expert can seem like the ticket to a winning verdict, but these days jurors often want to make up their own minds — and will throw your case away to do it.

Although many trials absolutely require a paid expert to explain complex findings to a jury, experts say that today’s Google-ready jurors will fight you if they believe your witness is telling them what to think.

Here, trial attorneys with...
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